File NCR 24b/1/40 - Cartulary of messuages and lands in the parish of St Stephen, Norwich

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NCR 24b/1/40


Cartulary of messuages and lands in the parish of St Stephen, Norwich


  • nd [late 15th century] (Creation)

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1 paper roll

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Cartulary and copies of rentals of 1461 (1 Ed IV) and, 'from ancient times', nd [c1460s] of diverse messuages in St Stephens, with copies of deeds from c1271-1382, many of which appear to have been copied from the City Court rolls of acknowledged deeds and wills, inc. a copy will of John de Gnatteshale, citzen of Norwich, 1 Sep 1368 (buried in the north porch of St Stephen's Church) proved in the full court of Norwich before bailiff, Henry Skye and his fellows.

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Formerly referenced NCR Case 24b/69. Previously listed under NCR Case 24i.

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  • Latin

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Roll of three paper sheets, sewn together end to head (Chancery roll style). The paper is soft and friable at edges and along creases.

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Created 20/10/2016 by Drott. Modified 03/12/2018 by Droip.


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