|Description||Family and estate papers of the Riddell family of Whitefield, Northumberland. |
This collection is numbered sequentially, with arrangement by subject matter within the numbering. These subsets include: Papal Bulls, twelfth century; Selected papers of note, 1552-1712; Riddell family deeds, 1600-1809; Barony of Nova Scotia, 1628; Riddell family papers, 1712-1897; Roxburghshire estate, 1554-1837; Berwick & Kelso Railway papers, 1809-1811; Bedfordshire estate, 1792-1803; Hepple estate, 1804-1891; Riddell family pedigree papers; and a miscellaneous section. There is a further collection of records relating to the Hepple Estate belonging to Sir John Buchanan Riddell, Bt., 1769-1935.