Item BL/MA 1/1/6 - Field book

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BL/MA 1/1/6


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  • [16th century] (Creation)

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18 folios (of which 7 are blank), 1 paper

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Undated, but refers to land of Henry Spelman late of Henry Heydon, therefore before 1581. [Henry Spelman died in 1581 according to a memorial inscription in Congham church cited in Blomefield, volume VIII, p. 387]. Original foliation to f.11. With a marker bearing a note of references to Grimston field and Congham Common, 19th century, which may relate to text on f.10 of the field book.

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Formerly BL Ib/22/6.

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Created 14/04/2009 by Droip. Modified 01/12/2010 by Droje.


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