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Bonds for appearance before the Commissary ('Obligationes pro comparitione'), 1589 - 1746

Reference Code: GBR/0265/UA/Comm.Ct.IV

Scope and Contents

From the Fonds:

The archives comprise act and deposition books, exhibita files and bonds. They include records of courts at Sturbridge and Barnwell Fairs.


  • Creation: 1589 - 1746


Conditions Governing Access

From the Management Group:

The University Archives are generally freely available to the holder of a reader's ticket for the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library, West Road, Cambridge CB3 9DR. Restrictions on access are imposed on certain categories of sensitive record: financial, governmental and personal, by order of the originating body or under data protection legislation. Access information, including opening hours and how to obtain a reader's ticket, appears as part of the Library's web site (

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Related Materials

Similar groups of bonds are to be found in exhibita files (see UA Comm.Ct.III.17 onwards).

Repository Details

Part of the Cambridge University Library Repository

Cambridge University Library
West Road
Cambridge CB3 9DR United Kingdom