RECORD: 1828-1831 Study Rent. Christ's College, Cambridge. CC-T.9.5 Transcribed and edited by Kees Rookmaaker and John van Wyhe (Darwin Online, http://darwin-online.org.uk/)

REVISION HISTORY: Scanned by John van Wyhe and Geoffrey Thorndike Martin, transcribed by Kees Rookmaaker 2008-9, corrections by van Wyhe. RN1

NOTE: This volume of records study rents October 1828 – June 1849. The book is bound in brown vellum. The pages are not numbered.

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Reproduced with the permission of the Master and Fellows of Christ's College, Cambridge.

See an introduction to Darwin's student bills at Christ's College by John van Wyhe.


[page 1]

[Second folio of the volume]

Copy of an agreement at a Coll. meeting April 20, 1831.

Agreed that the Rent of the Ground Floor Rooms & the Rooms over the Kitchen in the new building be Fifteen Pounds, & of the other Rooms Twenty.
And that the rent of all the rooms in the old buildings occupied by Fellow Commoners be Twenty Pounds, & of the rooms on the South side of the old Court occupied by Pensioners be Fifteen,1 & of those on the North side be Twelve Pounds.
Garretts in the Front Court to pay a rent of Four pounds.

Mem. An additional charge is made of 10s/ a Quarter on each Fellow Commoner, 5s on each resident Bachelor, & 5s on all the Pensioners and Ten-year men, in aid of the new Building.

1 Darwin, a Pensioner, occupied a room on the south side of the old court.

[page 7]

Entries relating to Christmas quarter 1828. This is page 6 of this quarter. C. Darwin is 7th name from top.

[Christmas Quarter 1828]      
C. Darwin   4 [0] [0]

[page 13]

Entries relating to Lady Day quarter 1829. This is page 5 of this quarter. C. Darwin is 32nd name from top.

Lady Day Quarter 1829      
Darwin C. 4 [0] [0]

[page 21]

Entries relating to Midsummer quarter 1829. This is page 5 of this quarter. C. Darwin is 27th name from top.

1829 Midsummer Quarter      
Darwin C. 4 [0] [0]

[page 29]

Entries relating to Michaelmas quarter 1829. This is page 5 of this quarter. C. Darwin is 25th name from top.

1829 Michaelmas Quarter      
Darwin C. 4 [0] [0]

[page 37]

Entries relating to Christmas quarter 1829. This is page 5 of this quarter. C. Darwin is 24th name from top.

1829 Christmas Quarter      
C.Darwin 4 [0] [0]

[page 45]

Entries relating to Lady Day quarter 1830. This is page 5 of this quarter. C. Darwin is 28th name from top.

1830 L.D. Quarter      
Darwin C. 5 [0] [0]

[page 53]

Entries relating to Midsummer quarter 1830. This is page 5 of this quarter. C. Darwin is 29th name from top.

1830 Midsummer Quarter      
Darwin C. 4 [0] [0]

[page 61]

Entries relating to Michaelmas quarter 1830. This is page 5 of this quarter. C. Darwin is 21st name from top.

1830 Michaelmas Quarter      
Darwin C. 4 [0] [0]

[page 70]

Entries relating to Christmas quarter 1830. This is page 5 of this quarter. C. Darwin is 15th name from top.

1830 Christmas Quarter      
Darwin 4 [0] [0]

[page 78]

Entries relating to Lady Day quarter 1831. This is page 5 of this quarter. C. Darwin is 16th name from top.

1831 Quarter ending Ly. Day.      
Darwin C. 4 [0] [0]

[page 85]

Entries relating to Midsummer quarter 1831. This is page 5 of this quarter. C. Darwin is 6th name from top.

[1831. Midsr Quartr      
Darwin C. 4 - -

[page 88]

Entries relating to Michaelmas quarter 1831. Darwin's name not entered.

1831 Mchs. Qr.      
[no Darwin entry]      

[page 91]

Entries relating to Lady Day quarter 1831. Darwin's name not entered.

1831 Christmas Quarter      
[no Darwin entry]      

[page 97]

Entries relating to Lady Day quarter 1832. This is page 4 of this quarter. C. Darwin is 16th name from top.

1831[sic] Ly Day Qr      
C. Darwin   -  

[page 98]

Entries relating to Midsummer quarter 1832. Darwin's name not entered.

1832 Midsr Qr      
[no Darwin entry]      

[page 104]

Entries relating to Michaelmas quarter 1832. This is page 4 of this quarter. C. Darwin is 14th name from top.

1832. Michs Qr      
Darwin      

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