Sub-fonds - Manor of Bressingham and Boyland's in Bressingham

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Manor of Bressingham and Boyland's in Bressingham

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  • 1560-1922 (Creation)

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44 pieces

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(1189-1925)

Administrative history

According to Blomefield this was part of the manor of Bressingham until about 1240. It was in the hands of the Boyland family in the thirteenth and fourteenth centuries. The Earl of Arundel bought it in the late sixteenth century, and it thus passed into the hands of the Duke of Norfolk. The manor was always called Boyland or Boyland's.\r\nThe Duke of Norfolk is given as lord of the manor in White's Trade Directory (1883).\r\nLast transaction dated: 1867; lord of the manor: Duke of Norfolk; Steward: Francis Thomas Cudden [TNA, HMC 5/6].

Name of creator

(1189-1925)

Administrative history

According to the MAF's list of known manors, compiled in 1925, the last transaction was dated 1891; the lord of the manor was Reverend James Mark S. Brooke (as trustee) and Edgar Bond was steward [TNA, HMC 5/6].

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Manor Court Books and other manorial records.

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fdcab54f-ac05-4441-88bc-0be56b44150c

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Created 30/07/2003 by Droip. Modified 12/03/2018 by Droip.

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