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Exhibita files and index, 1540 - 1700

Reference Code: GBR/0265/UA/VCCt.III

Scope and Contents

From the Fonds:

The records comprise act and deposition books, exhibita files and probate records.


  • 1540 - 1700

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Language of Materials



The normal order of the files seems to have been: 1) bonds 2) cause papers such as articles, libels, interrogatories, responsa, exceptions, taxed costs, bills and bonds, and administrative documents such as decrees, licences, draft letters, memoranda about building work, narratives of college disputes, etc 3) proxies 4) registers of privileges, presentments for flesh-eating and unlicensed brewing.

Related Materials

Strays from this series are to be found in the following categories: UA Lett and CUR.

Finding aid date

1998-05-06 15:55:32+00:00


Repository Details

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