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Manors of Buckland Filleigh and Weare Gifford, Devon: Court rolls and other financial papers

 Fonds
Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.3299

Scope and Contents

Court rolls of Buckland Filleigh for: 1334, 1346-7, 1350-3, 1397-8, 1408, 1446-53, 1455-8, 1473-9, 1500-11, 1514-17, 1521-2, 1524-7, 1529-30, 1534-5, 1538-9, 1542-51, 1554-7 (an admission, 1548), 1559-62, 1564-5; court roll of Ford manor, probably in Milton Abbot, 1566-7; estreats of fines for Buckland Filleigh for: 1517-18, 1551-2, 1558-9, 1562-3, 1583-5, imperfect, late 16th cent., with notes of fines, 16th cent.; accounts of William Robyn, reeve of Weare Gifford, and of Richard Gylle, reeve of Buckland Filleigh, 1449-50; audited accounts for Weare Gifford and for Buckland Filleigh, 1471; accounts of Richard Peke, reeve of Buckland Filleigh, 1499-1500. With the above are 2mm. estreats of fines at Middlesex sessions assigned to the liberty of the dean and chapter of Westminster, 1846, used as wrappers for CUL MS Add. 3298 and 3299.

Dates

  • 1334-1585

Conditions Governing Access

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Extent

3 archive box(es) (3 Boxes paper) : paper

Language of Materials

English

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Purchased of Hereward T. Wake, 10 Oct. 1894.

Bibliography

See T. Risdon, Chorographical Description, 1811. For the sale of the Buckland-Filleigh estate see under Catalogues, North Devon, 1861 in BL main catalogue.
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Cambridge University Library Repository

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