File WKC 7/160, 404X8 - 'Miscellaneous unclassified papers'

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WKC 7/160, 404X8


'Miscellaneous unclassified papers'


  • 1428-1768 (Creation)

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36 papers, 1 bundle, 4 gatherings

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(13th century-20th century)

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At Felbrigg Hall, Norfolk

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Petition of Katherine, widow of Simon Felbrigg, to Archbishop of Canterbury, and Chancellor of England re John Dam's and John Bakon's claim to estate of Simon Felbrigg, nd [c 1445]; File of documents re proceedings at assizes re alleged disseisin by Simon Felbrigg et al. of a tenement and lands in Crownthorpe from John Duke of Norfolk et al., 1428; Copy of Letters Patent of Henry VIII granting to Edmund Windham and Giles Sefowle the site of Beeston Priory and manors of Beeston, Runton, Roughton Perers, Ranworth and Sheringham Morley Hall, 1545; Letter of attorney from Sir Hugh Portman of Orchard to Nicholas Sillack to take seisin of Manor of Runton from Roger Windham, 1599; Abuttals of tenement and lands in Roughton occupied by John Drake, 17th century; Answers to defendants in case, involving Thomas Bartram, 17th century; Observations on Norwich poll, 1768.
Gathering from MS volume re Abbot Weld's case
'Copy of verses found upon Banningham Bridge', 18th century
Bundle of misc. estate papers incl. accounts, agreements re leases, notices to quit etc., 18th century
Part of catalogue of portraits, 18th century
Bill for work on pump at Felbrigg Hall, 1755
Letter from Miss Doughty to Miss Bedingfield re poem, nd
Miscellaneous letters, poems etc. in English, French, Italian and shorthand, incl. answer of Duchess of Queensborough to the King, and 'The Ditchingham Assembly', by Mr Anguish, Rector of Halesworth.

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Created 29/10/2004 by Droip. Modified 10/12/2019 by Catherine.Collins.


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