Scope and Contents
Royal Letters Patents granting Berden priory advowson to King's College.
Conditions Governing Access
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Biographical / Historical
King's College was granted the advowson of Berden priory in 1449 by Henry VI, with licence to appropriate granted in 1452. These grants do not seem to have taken effect, as the College apparently had no further involvement with the priory or advowson.
Language of Materials
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Finding aid date
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