Fonds FLT - Flitcham Estate (Earl of Leicester) Manuscripts

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Flitcham Estate (Earl of Leicester) Manuscripts


  • nd [c 1200]-1893 (Creation)

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865 pieces

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Further deeds etc. from this collection were retained at Holkham (information from Dr Hassell 11 September 1978).

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Received by the Norfolk Record Office in Febraury 1954 (MS 21484).

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FLT 1 Deeds, Court Rolls, Leets and Barons, Maps and Plans from Flitcham Estate Catalogue
FLT 2 Deeds from British Museum Catalogue

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The following numbers are unallocated: FLT 2/1-37, 123, 223-702, 832, 860, 870-871, 873, 878, 879A and 881. Surnames have not been treated consistently, e.g. Lovel can also be Louel. Previously listed as MS 21484.

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For further estate records, see list MC 539.
In Burnham Box: (I) Statement of the Land Tax at Flitcham and on Snoring Foldcourse there, (II) Particular of the Fines paid to the Bishop of Norwich on renewal of the Lease of Snoring Foldcourse, (III) Parliamentary Survey of lands belonging to Snoring Foldcourse, c 1799.

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Dates of creation revision deletion

Created 24/01/2006 by Droip. Modified 10/10/2019 by Catherine.Collins.


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