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CHAR 1/289 Personal: Chartwell [Kent] Estate.

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CHAR 1/289/1-4

Account from G. Alderson, Westerham, £220 13s 4d, for coke and coal supplied to Chartwell, Nov 1935 - Sept 1936.

30 Sep 1936
CHAR 1/289/5

Letter from WSC to C.J. Arnold, handyman at Chartwell, on changes in arrangements, and his intention to appoint a house carpenter in Arnold's place, and in his cottage [carbon].

28 Dec 1936
CHAR 1/289/6-7

Note by Violet Pearman on ornamental fish for pools at Chartwell.

18 Aug 1936
CHAR 1/289/8

Advertising leaflet for Le Ceronis artists' varnish.

[1936]
CHAR 1/289/9

Account from H.J. Pilbrow, Chartwell Farm, £17 10s, for farmyard manure.

02 Nov 1936
CHAR 1/289/10

Advertising leaflet for "Cimex" Fumigator for dealing with bugs.

[1936]
CHAR 1/289/11

Account from G. &A. Clark, Nurseries, Dover, 4s 6d for primrose seed.

31 Jul 1936
CHAR 1/289/12-16

Account from Clibrans Ltd., Nurserymen, Altrincham, £4 15s 3d, for plants and seeds supplied, May-July 1936.

Sep 1936
CHAR 1/289/17

Account from W.A. Constable Ltd., Nurserymen, Tunbridge Wells, £3 18s 3d, for plants supplied.

05 Oct 1936
CHAR 1/289/18

Account from W.A. Constable Ltd., Nurserymen, Tunbridge Wells, £1 0s 9d, for plants supplied.

05 Aug 1936
CHAR 1/289/19

Letter from Cuprinol Ltd to A.W. Southon &Sons, on lingering odour following use of "Cuprinol" at Chartwell.

14 Nov 1936
CHAR 1/289/20-21

Letter from Cuprinol Ltd to A.W. Southon &Sons, recommending treatment of oak beams at Chartwell with sodium silicate solution to reduce unpleasant smell resulting from use of "Cuprinol".

20 Nov 1936
CHAR 1/289/22

Letter from A.W. Southon &Sons, Builders, Edenbridge, to WSC, on treatment of oak beams at Chartwell by Cuprinol Ltd.

23 Nov 1936
CHAR 1/289/23

Letter from the Ex-Services Welfare Society to Violet Pearman, on offer to help A.E. Forrest to find employment.

01 Aug 1936
CHAR 1/289/24

Letter from Charles Farnham, Corn Merchant, Deptford, to WSC, on purchase of several ricks of hay from Chartwell, for £ 100, of which half was badly damaged, asking for reduction in price [annotated "Mr C. says ignore].

06 May 1936
CHAR 1/289/25

Letter from Joseph Freeman &Sons to WSC, confirming order for can of Cementone No.7 Primer, Water Green tint, for touching up swimming pool at Chartwell.

01 May 1936
CHAR 1/289/26-29

Letter from the Fretwell Heating Co. to WSC, on the volume of the swimming pool at Chartwell, with sketch plan and calculations.

06 Apr 1936
CHAR 1/289/30

Letter from Violet Pearman to the fretwell Heating Co., asking if the motor in the drying room of the boiler house for the Chartwell swimming pool would deliver water to the top of the garden [carbon].

09 Aug 1935
CHAR 1/289/31-32

Letter from WSC to Fretwell Heating Co., asking them to send engineer to check his calculations for changing the water in the swimming pool at Chartwell [carbon].

09 Apr 1936
CHAR 1/289/33-34

Letter from Violet Pearman to Fretwell Heating Co., asking for the volume of the swimming pool at Chartwell [carbon].

31 Mar 1936
CHAR 1/289/35

Letter from Fretwell Heating Co. to WSC, giving the volume of the swimming pool at Chartwell, 5,600 sq.ft., holding 122,500 gallons.

20 Apr 1936
CHAR 1/289/36

Estimate from Hammond &Hussey, Ironmongers, Croydon, for lead weighted fibre broom for swimming pool, £7 7s.

23 May 1936
CHAR 1/289/37

Letter from WSC to Fretwell Heating Co., asking for details of supplier for broom for swimming pool at Chartwell.

13 Apr 1936
CHAR 1/289/38

Note from Violet Pearman to WSC, on broom for swimming pool at Chartwell.

12 May 1936
CHAR 1/289/39

Note from Violet Pearman to C.J. Arnold, Handyman, Chartwell, on broom for swimming pool.

05 May 1936
CHAR 1/289/40

Letter from Fretwell heating Co. to WSC, on inability to find supplier of broom heads for swimming pool at Chartwell, offering to design one to be made up by a local supplier.

01 May 1936
CHAR 1/289/41

Account from Gas Light &Coke Co., £2 8s 7d for WSC's London flat, 11 Morpeth Mansions.

21 Oct 1936
CHAR 1/289/42-43

Estimate from British Reinforced Concrete Co. Ltd for two rolls of BRC fabric at 10d, per sq.yard.

27 Apr 1936
CHAR 1/289/44

Estimate from Standard Steel Co. (1929) Ltd., for mild steel rounds, 24/12'0'' x at 11s 6d per hundredweight.

27 Apr 1936
CHAR 1/289/45

Letter from WSC to Charles Goodwin, asking him to make plan of all pipes, electric cables, pools etc. at Chartwell [carbon].

03 Jul 1936
CHAR 1/289/46

Letter from Charles J. Goodwin to Violet Pearman, on progress with plan of pipe and cable work at Chartwell.

01 Dec 1936
CHAR 1/289/47

Letter from Violet Pearman to Hammond &Hussey, returning unused second monkey winch [carbon].

20 Dec 1936
CHAR 1/289/48

Advertising leaflet for Trewhella Monkey Winch, used for uprooting trees, supplied by Hammond &Hussey Ltd.

[1936]
CHAR 1/289/49

Letter from Hammond &Hussey Ltd to Violet Pearman, acknowledging receipt of her letter of 20 Dec.

22 Dec 1936
CHAR 1/289/50

Letter from S. Harding to WSC, estimate for supplying and fitting 39 yards of sawn pale fencing at Chartwell.

14 Oct [1936]
CHAR 1/289/51

Letter from Hatch, Mansfield &Co., Ltd., Wine Merchants, to Violet Pearman, acknowledging receipt of her letter of 27 Dec on WSC's account.

01 Jan 1936
CHAR 1/289/52-56

Account from Hillier &Sons, Nurserymen, Winchester, £13 17s, for plants supplied, 1935-36, with detailed invoices.

30 Dec 1936
CHAR 1/289/57

Reference from WSC for Samuel Howes, his chauffeur since July 1928 [carbon].

20 Dec 1936
CHAR 1/289/58

Letter from Violet Pearman to Henry Osborne, Nicholl, Manisty &Co., sending correspondence with Mears Bros., asking him to call on WSC, to advise on the legal position [copy].

28 Mar 1936
CHAR 1/289/59-63

Letter from Mears Bros to WSC, sending statement of account for hire of excavator and locomotive at Chartwell in 1935, £242 12s 5d.

25 Mar 1936
CHAR 1/289/64

Letter from Mears Bros to WSC, acknowledging cheque for £175 in settlement of account for hire of excavator at Chartwell, also on possibility of hire of a small excavator for future work.

01 Apr 1936
CHAR 1/289/65

Note from Violet Pearman to WSC, quotation from Associated Purchasers, 38s per ton for cement.

[1936]
CHAR 1/289/66

Estimate from Morewood &Co. Ltd, Builders' Merchants, Sevenoaks, 43s per ton for cement.

14 Apr 1936
CHAR 1/289/67

Note from Violet Pearman to WSC, quotations from Herberts and Southons for paving stones.

[1936]
CHAR 1/289/68

Note from Violet Pearman to WSC, quotations from Herberts and Hall (Oxted) for cement.

[1936]
CHAR 1/289/69

Account from R. Murrell, £2 4s, for roses supplied to Chartwell.

31 Jan 1936
CHAR 1/289/70

Account from R. Murrell, £4 8s 6d, for bush and climbing roses supplied to Chartwell.

15 Dec 1936
CHAR 1/289/71-72

Account from Post Office Telephones, Monthly Trunk Account, for Westerham 93, £2 3s 11d.

Jun 1936
CHAR 1/289/73-74

Account from Post Office Telephones, Monthly Trunk Account, for Westerham 81, £3 5s 2½d.

Jun 1936
CHAR 1/289/75-76

Account from Post Office Telephones, Monthly Trunk Account, for Westerham 93, £13 11s 9d.

Aug 1936
CHAR 1/289/77-81

Account from Post Office Telephones, Monthly Trunk Account, for Westerham 81, £26 10s 1d.

Aug 1936
CHAR 1/289/82

Account from Post Office Telephones, £7 16s, for 13 min. call to Randolph Churchill aboard R.M.S. Queen Mary.

23 Sep 1936
CHAR 1/289/83-89

Account from Post Office Telephones, Monthly Trunk Account, for Westerham 81, £47 12s 11d.

Sep 1936
CHAR 1/289/90-102

Account from Post Office Telephones, Monthly Trunk Account, for Westerham 93, £19 18s 3d.

Sep 1936
CHAR 1/289/103

Account from Post Office Telephones, £15 6s 4d, for Victoria 5111.

10 Oct 1936
CHAR 1/289/104

Account from Post Office Telephones, for Westerham 81, £79 17s 3d.

Oct 1936
CHAR 1/289/105

Account from Post Office Telephones, for Westerham 93, £21 15s 9d.

Oct 1936
CHAR 1/289/106-110

Account from Post Office Telephones, Monthly Trunk Account, for Westerham 81, £88 14s 3d.

Nov 1936
CHAR 1/289/111-112

Account from Post Office Telephones, Monthly Trunk Account, for Westerham 93, £22 2s 11d.

Nov 1936
CHAR 1/289/113-115

Account from Post Office Telephones, Monthly Trunk Account, for Westerham 81, £14s 9s 7d.

Dec 1936
CHAR 1/289/116-126

Account from Post Office Telephones, Monthly Trunk Account, for Westerham 93, £1 5s 7d.

Dec 1936
CHAR 1/289/127

Letter from Violet Pearman to Post Office Telephones, asking them to send telephone and telegram accounts weekly for the next three months, as WSC wished to check expenditure more carefully [carbon].

28 Dec 1936
CHAR 1/289/128

Colour card for Robbialac hard gloss and ready mixed paints and oil varnish stains.

[1936]
CHAR 1/289/129

Letter from Robinson &Payne, Wine Merchants, London, offering 1921 vintage hock at 108s and 128s per case.

30 Mar 1936
CHAR 1/289/130

Letter from Violet Pearman to Robinson &Payne, Wine Merchants, asking them to send samples of 1921 vintage hock [carbon].

02 Apr 1936
CHAR 1/289/131

Account from Robert W. Rye, Nurseryman, Wigtownshire, 13s 10d, for plants supplied to Chartwell.

04 Sep 1936
CHAR 1/289/132-133

Quotation from Sevenoaks &District Electricity Co. £41 15s, for extending cable from Pump House near the Lake at Chartwell to a position near the bathing pool.

09 Apr 1936
CHAR 1/289/134

Letter from Violet Pearman to Sevenoaks &District Electricity Co., acknowledging receipt of quotation for cabling work at Chartwell [carbon].

13 Apr 1936
CHAR 1/289/135

Letter from Violet Pearman to Sevenoaks &District Electricity Co., asking them to send a representative to discuss new cabling work at Chartwell [carbon].

23 May 1936
CHAR 1/289/136

Account from Sevenoaks &District Electricity Co., £23 12s 3d, for electricity supplied to Chartwell.

24 Jun 1936
CHAR 1/289/137

Letter from Violet Pearman to John Strange on electricity supply to Chartwell [carbon].

29 Dec 1936
CHAR 1/289/138-139

Account from S.K. Ford, £11, 18s and £9 15s 3d, for repairing 18" and 22" Atco Motor Mowers.

14 Feb 1936
CHAR 1/289/140

Account from Sutton &Sons Ltd., £10 7s 9d, for seeds supplied to Chartwell.

24 Jan 1936
CHAR 1/289/141

Letter from James Wilson, Head Gardener, Trent Park, to WSC, sending rosybill and tufted ducks to Chartwell, on the instructions of Sir Philip Sassoon.

09 Mar 1936
CHAR 1/289/142

Letter from Violet Pearman to James Wilson, confirming that the ducks had arrived safely, and had been installed on the lake at Chartwell.

16 Mar 1936
CHAR 1/289/143

Letter from Violet Pearman to James Wilson, Head Gardener, Trent Park, asking for information about vacuum cleaner used to clean swimming pool.

26 Jun 1936
CHAR 1/289/144

Letter from James Wilson to Violet Pearman, on cleaning of swimming pool at Trent Park.

30 Jun 1936
CHAR 1/289/145

Account from Blackmore &Langdon, Twerton Hill Nursery, Bath, £5.

18 Nov 1936
CHAR 1/289/146

Letter from Violet Pearman to Voxsan Ltd., asking for details of the quantity of Voxsan supplied to WSC in 1935 for use in swimming pool at Chartwell, , also asking for quotation for supply of Voxsan for 1936 [carbon].

29 Apr 1936
CHAR 1/289/147

Letter from Voxsan Ltd to WSC, stating that 75 gallons of Voxsan had been supplied to Chartwell in 1935, quoting 3s per gallon for supply of same in 1936.

04 May 1936
CHAR 1/289/148

Letter from Violet Pearman to Voxsan Ltd, accepting quotation for supply of Voxsan for 1936, asking for delivery of first consignment of 25 gallons [carbon].

12 May 1936
CHAR 1/289/149-151

Letter from Voxsan Ltd to WSC, confirming receipt of order for 25 gallons of Voxsan, regretting that they could not reduce their price below 3s per gallon, enclosing account.

13 May 1936
CHAR 1/289/152

Receipt from Westerham Horticultural Society, 10s 6d, annual subscription.

08 Jul 1936
CHAR 1/289/153

Receipt from Westerham Town Cricket Club, 10s 6d, annual subscription.

06 Aug 1936
CHAR 1/289/154-155

Letter from Wolfe Garage, Westerham, to WSC, giving details of repairs to his Chevrolet lorry.

13 Feb 1936
CHAR 1/289/156

Account from William Wood &Son Ltd., £3 14s for 1 cwt dried blood and a set of cloches for garden at Chartwell.

20 Apr 1936