Sub-fonds - East Dereham Sinecure Rectory Estates: Records of the Manor of East Dereham

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East Dereham Sinecure Rectory Estates: Records of the Manor of East Dereham


  • 1461-1898 (Creation)

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The rectors of Dereham were lords of the manor. Revd Francis Woolaston is named as lord in the Inclosure Act of 1812 [NRO, BR 90/29/1]. Revd C.W. Wollaston is given as lord of the manor in White's Trade Directory (1845).

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Received by the Norfolk Record Office on 24 November 1980.

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Court rolls, minute books, and a rental. Not part of the Bishopric or Chapter estates.

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Created 11/08/2005 by Droip. Modified 26/03/2019 by Droip.


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