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Bishop Auckland County Court

Reference: CCo/BA

Catalogue Title: Bishop Auckland County Court

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Category: Public Records

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Catalogue Description

Records of Bishop Auckland
County Court deposited
on long - term Loan
27 February 1990(Acc: 2049)

County Record Office
County Hall
DURHAM
DH1 5UL
BISHOP AUCKLAND COUNTY COURT(Acc: 2049)
The following records were transferred from Bishop Auckland County Court for deposit under section 4(i) of the Public Records Act 1958

Catalogue Contents

Court Minute Books (Ref: CCo/BA 1-8)

Plaint and minute book B - ordinary summonses 13 July 1920 - 10 July 1923
Document format of CCo/BA 1


Plaint and minute book B - ordinary summonses 4 March 1929 - 18 March 1931
Document format of CCo/BA 2


Plaint and minute book B - ordinary summonses 14 April 1948 - 8 November 1953
Document format of CCo/BA 3


Plaint and minute book B - ordinary summonses 23 October 1959 - 19 September 1960
Document format of CCo/BA 4


Plaint and minute book C - Default summonses 5 July 1902 - 26 February 1925
Document format of CCo/BA 5


Plaint and minute book C - Default summonses 3 January 1939 - 1 July 1949
Document format of CCo/BA 6


Plaint and minute book C - Default summonses 8 July 1949 - 2 February 1954
Document format of CCo/BA 7


Plaint and minute book C - Default summonses 12 September 1960 - 2 October 1961
Document format of CCo/BA 8

Workmen's Compensation Act Records (Ref: CCo/BA 9-40)

Workmen's Compensation Act Register 1925: 18 February 1949 - 23 July 1955 (1 volume, card bound) Workmen's Compensation Act files taken as a sample of the documentation in use 1934 - 1983


Violet Thorogood (widow of Joseph Thorogood) v Messers Hetherington and Davison - payment into court (matter no. 0112), 1934
Document format of CCo/BA 10


Mary Belton (widow of Albert Belton) and Marjorie Belton (infant) and J. Harrison (fruiterers) Ltd., agreement and payment into court (matter no T10), 1939
Document format of CCo/BA 11


Mary Jane Hankey (sister of Joseph Hankey, deceased) and Thomas Hankey (son) v Ernest Taylor - payment into court (matter no. U20), 1940
Document format of CCo/BA 12


Raymond Chapman v T. Place and Sons Ltd. - Arbitration (matter no. W 30), 1941
Document format of CCo/BA 13


Bertha Lakin (widow of William Lakin) v Barrow, Barnsley Main Collieries Ltd. - payment into court (matter no. X40), 1942
Document format of CCo/BA 14


John William Corner and W. Craggs and Sons Ltd. - agreement (matter no. Y 50), 1943
Document format of CCo/BA 15


Harald Herbert Gregory Cole and H. Raine and Sons - an agreement (matter no. Z60), 1944
Document format of CCo/BA 16


Thomas William Harker v Pease and Parners Ltd. - medical reference (matter no. A70), 1945
Document format of CCo/BA 17


Marjorie Wharton v Joseph Lingford and Son Ltd. - medical reference (matter no. B80), 1946
Document format of CCo/BA 18


Joseph Walton Craig and Pease and Partners Ltd. - an agreement (matter no. C82), 1947
Document format of CCo/BA 19


John George Atkinson and M. Coulson and Co Ltd. - an agreement (matter no. D5100), 1948
Document format of CCo/BA 20


Tom Morley and Brusselton Colliery Co Ltd. - an agreement (matter no. E5010), 1949
Document format of CCo/BA 21


Richard Hilary Dent (an infant suing by his father and next friend Thomas Rutherford Dent) and Siemans Brothers and Company Ltd. - an agreement (matter no. F5020), 1950
Document format of CCo/BA 22


Hannah Longstaff and the Railway Executive - an agreement (matter no. G1012), 1951
Document format of CCo/BA 23


Bertie Harrison Jopling and Wolsingham Steel Company Ltd. - an agreement (matter no. H1018), 1952
Document format of CCo/BA 24


Sarah Wall (widow of John Thomas Wall) v The Weardale Lead Company Ltd. - payment into court (matter no. J1010), 1953
Document format of CCo/BA 25


Mary Norton (widow of George Redvers Norton) v Claude Joseph Robson - payment into court (matter no. K1821a), 1954
Document format of CCo/BA 26


Charles Angus Vickers and the British Transport Commission - an agreement (matter no. M1002), 1956
Document format of CCo/BA 27


Ian French (an infant suing by his mother and next friend Jean French) v Pickford Holland and Company Ltd. - payment into court (matter no. N2107), 1957
Document format of CCo/BA 28


John T. Peacock v The National Coal Board - medical reference (matter no. O1009), 1958
Document format of CCo/BA 29


Herbert Underwood v The National Coal Board - medical reference (matter no. Q1007), 1960
Document format of CCo/BA 30


John Robson Strong (an infant, suing by his mother and next friend Jennie Grant Strong) v Associated Electrical Industries Ltd. - payment into court (matter no. R31162), 1961
Document format of CCo/BA 31


Geoffrey Dunn (an infant, suing by Joseph Dunn his father and next friend) v R. W. Hepple Ltd. - payment into court (matter no. S1652), 1962
Document format of CCo/BA 32


Thomas Fothergill and The British Railways Board - an agreement (matter no. WCA T1006), 1963
Document format of CCo/BA 33


William Townson and the British Railways Board - an agreement (matter no. 1970/1), 1970
Document format of CCo/BA 34


Anthony Colling and the British Railways Board - an agreement (matter no. 1971/1), 1971
Document format of CCo/BA 35


Alfred Toase and the British Railway Board - an agreement (matter no. 1972/1), 1972
Document format of CCo/BA 36


Edward Hackers and the British Railways Board - an agreement (matter no. 1973/1), 1973
Document format of CCo/BA 37


Norman Thompson and the British Railway Board - an agreement (matter no. 1974/1), 1974
Document format of CCo/BA 38


Arthur Fawlk and the British Railway Board - an agreement (matter no. 1977/1), 1977
Document format of CCo/BA 39


George William Miller and the British Rail Engineering Ltd. - an agreement (matter no. 1983/1), 1983
Document format of CCo/BA 40

Judges', Registrars' and Recorders' notebooks (Ref: CCo/BA 41-48)

Judges' notebook: unidentified Judge 20 October 1970 - 12 November 1971
Document format of CCo/BA 41


Judges' notebook: Judge A. Sharpe and unidentified judges 18 January 1984 - 12 March 1986
Document format of CCo/BA 42


Judge and Recorder's notebook: various unidentified judges 18 July 1984 - 29 November 1985
Document format of CCo/BA 43


Judge's notebook: Judge Gill 9 September 1985 - 4 June 1987
Document format of CCo/BA 44


Recorder's note book: J. M. Collins, K. J. Tetley and Assistant Recorder, M. Pearson 25 May 1982 - 11 April 1984
Document format of CCo/BA 45


Registrar's notebook: Mr. Wilkinson May 1984 - 24 September 1986
Document format of CCo/BA 46


Registrar's notebook: Mr. Wilkinson and H. J. Bailey 11 February 1985 - 11 November 1985
Document format of CCo/BA 47


Registrar's notebook: H. J. Bailey 11 November 1985 - 29 October 1987
Document format of CCo/BA 48

Judge's Cases and Large Files 1980 (Ref: CCo/BA 49-83)

Barclays Bank Ltd. v David John Leigh and Mrs. Nancy Leigh (plaint no. 7802068), 27 May 1978 - 15 January 1980
Document format of CCo/BA 49


Mrs Linda Graves v Mr J. Linsley (plaint no. 7900147), 15 January 1979 - 8 February 1980
Document format of CCo/BA 50


P. and B. Contracts (Winlaton) Ltd. v Mrs Hilda Maddison and Mr Mansel Maddison (plaint no. 7800047), 3 January 1978 - 7 January 1980
Document format of CCo/BA 51


Mr Jeffrey Hobson v Mr Barry Butler (plaint no. 7900706), 4 May 1979 - 12 February 1980
Document format of CCo/BA 52


Mrs Muriel Greenbank v Hans Jonathan Ltd. (plaint no. 7901814), 6 December 1979 - 12 February 1980
Document format of CCo/BA 53


Keith Pettit v Mr Blackett (plaint no. 7702323), 7 November 1977 - 15 September 1980
Document format of CCo/BA 54


Allan Transport Services Ltd. v Mr C. Glenn (plaint no. 7901774), 27 November 1979 - 18 February 1980
Document format of CCo/BA 55


William Edward Fletcher v National Farmers Union Mutual Insurance Society Ltd. (plaint no. 7800299), 13 February 1978 - 25 February 1980
Document format of CCo/BA 56


Ministry of Defence v Mr M. Barker (plaint no. 7701564), 19 October 1977 - 25 February 1980
Document format of CCo/BA 57


Rentokil Ltd. v Mr Marten Gibberd (plaint no. 7900733), 11 May 1979 - 19 March 1980
Document format of CCo/BA 58


Frederick Lambert v Spennymoor Greyhound Stadium Ltd. (plaint no. 7600154), 26 January 1976 - 19 March 1980
Document format of CCo/BA 59


Darling Heslop and Forster v Mr Richard Alan Mulley (plaint no. 7900273), 16 February 1979 - 11 April 1980
Document format of CCo/BA 60


James Henry Jewitt and Mrs Ella Jewitt v John Hicks (plaint no. 7801545), 23 August 1978 - 1 April 1980
Document format of CCo/BA 61


Continental Glass (North East) Ltd. v William Cunningham (plaint no. 8000156), 29 January 1980 - 1 April 1980
Document format of CCo/BA 62


Robert Raymond Brown v Richard Mulley (plaint no. 7802132), 23 November 1978 - 15 April 1980
Document format of CCo/BA 63


Mrs Jessie Stewart Horner and Edward Horner v John Ernest Borrowdale (plaint no. 7801865), 28 June 1978 - 15 July 1980
Document format of CCo/BA 64


David Bowen v Mr J. Richardson (plaint no. 7802116), 27 November 1978 - 23 May 1980
Document format of CCo/BA 65


Frederick Hodgson v Jack Box Ltd. (Formerly Stormsafe Ltd.) (plaint no. 7900907), 6 June 1979 - 9 June 1980
Document format of CCo/BA 66


John Bell and Elizabeth Yvonne Bell v Sedgefield District Council (matter no. 7900535), 3 April 1979 - 2 July 1980
Document format of CCo/BA 67


Westair Dynamics v Pearn and Proctor (plaint no. 7901290), 28 August 1979 - 18 July 1980
Document format of CCo/BA 68


Home Publishing Co. Ltd. v F. Forrest, Proprietor of Binchester Hall Hotel (plaint no. 8003469), 10 March 1980 - 4 August 1980
Document format of CCo/BA 69


Robert Aaron Williams v Smart and Brown (plaint no. 7900881), 5 June 1979 - 5 August 1980
Document format of CCo/BA 70


Trevor Southern v Mr Walter Nattrass and Mrs Joyce Nattrass (plaint no. 7901782), 14 September 1979 - 7 August 1980
Document format of CCo/BA 71


Daimler Hire Ltd., trading as Hertz Truck Rental v Mr J. Price as J. Price Transport (plaint no. 7802093), 22 November 1978 - 12 August 1980
Document format of CCo/BA 72


Ian David Coull v O.K. Motor Services Ltd. (plaint no. 7900715). 3 May 1979 - 19 August 1980
Document format of CCo/BA 73


Willington Industrial Developments Ltd. v Mr F. Law and Mrs A. S. Law (plaint no. 7502159), 30 December 1975 - 1 September 1978 [These files include 8 photographs of Willington Industrial Development site taken from the air]
Document format of CCo/BA 74


Allied Irish Finance Company Ltd. v Mrs Hilda Maddison (plaint no. 7800981), 26 June 1978 - 21 October 1980
Document format of CCo/BA 75


Brian Whittingham and Mrs Sheila Whittingham v Norman Attess Clark and Mrs Grace Norma Clark (plaint no. 8000923), 10 June 1980 - 23 February 1984
Document format of CCo/BA 76


George Ernest Barron and Mrs Margaret Barron v R. and W. A. Johnson Ltd. (plaint no. 8101345), 11 September 1981 - 27 April 1983
Document format of CCo/BA 77


Barry George Laycock v The National Coal Board (plaint no. 820099), 21 January 1982 - 5 July 1984 [These papers include colour photographs of New Row Eldon, and a mining survey with a photograph of 'Pillar and Board' Excavation]
Document format of CCo/BA 78


Farmway Ltd. v J. Troup (plaint no. 8102988), John Troup v Neil Young Transport Ltd. (plaint no. 8201175), Watsons (carriers) v Weardale Haulage (plaint no. 8201163), and reports and correspondence between John Troup, W. V. Troup, J. N. Banks, Chief Clerk of Bishop Auckland County Court and Mr F. Lance, Courts' (Courts' Administrator) administrator concerning the procedure followed in relation to these three cases. 22 March 1982 - 24 April 1985
Document format of CCo/BA 79


Sedgefield District Council v Brian Johnson (plaint no. 8300119), 7 January 1983 - 4 March 1985
Document format of CCo/BA 80


N. E. Newspapers, R. F. Nunn, Taylor and Sons and British Telecommunications v Beech Tree Nurseries [plaint nos. 8300478, 8401564, 8442993 and 8301075], 12 February 1985 - 18 June 1985
Document format of CCo/BA 81


Wilfred Bourne v Karen Bourne (plaint no. 8600549), 27 December 1985 - 10 March 1989
Document format of CCo/BA 82


Glamorgan Building Society (merged with the Bradford and Bingley Building Society in 1984) v Mrs Hilda Maddison, Alfred Mansel Maddison, Alane Malcolm Maddison and Paul Maddison (plaint no. 8301954), 23 October 1983 - 27 April 1987
Document format of CCo/BA 83

Equity Proceedings (Ref: CCo/BA 84-85)

Register of Suits and Proceedings in Equity: 5 October 1927 - 18 July 1956
Document format of CCo/BA 84


Register of Equity Suits and other Proceedings: 2 August 1956 - 12 March 1968
Document format of CCo/BA 85

Volumes from Barnard Castle Court deposited with the Bishop Auckland Records (Ref: CCo/BA 86-89)

Plaint and Minute Book A - ordinary and default summonses, 12 March 1910 - 27 November 1913
Document format of CCo/BA 86


Plaint and minute book C - default summonses, 5 July 1927 - 29 June 1955
Document format of CCo/BA 87


Judge's note book: various unidentified judges, December 1954 - 3 August 1961
Document format of CCo/BA 88


Register book of orders for the protection of property of deserted married women including a copy of section 21 of the Act to amend the laws relating to Divorce and Martimonial Causes in England, 28 August 1857, 15 July 1869 - 28 February 1890
Document format of CCo/BA 89