Fonds PRA - Pratt Family of Ryston Hall, Norfolk

Identity area

Reference code

PRA

Title

Pratt Family of Ryston Hall, Norfolk

Date(s)

  • 15th century-20th century (Creation)

Level of description

Fonds

Extent and medium

755 pieces

Context area

Name of creator

(15th century-20th century)

Biographical history

At Ryston Hall, Ryston, Norfolk

Archival history

Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

Received by the Norfolk Record Office on 6 October 1965 (MS 21524 numbered PRA 1-713), 12 October 1973 (numbered PRA 714-720), 29 March 1977 (numbered PRA 721) and 2 July 2014 (ACC 2014/65 numbered PRA 722-755).

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Scope and content

Catalogues
Manorial records
Estate deeds
Field books and particulars
Estate maps and plans
Business and estate papers
Legal papers
Wills, settlements and related papers
Personal and miscellaneous papers
Non-estate deeds
Additional personal and estate papers

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System of arrangement

All dates in this list are New Style. When deposited few of the deeds were in original bundles and several of the bundles referred to in the list have been reconstituted.

Previously listed as MS 21524.

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Not deposited:

Notes on the building of Clarendon House, 1664-1666, and Kingston Lacy, 1665 (1 booklet)
General architectural notes, inc. from Vitruvius, nd (1 gathering, two leaves loose)
Typed transcripts of the volumes listed above, with illustrations and other additional matter (3 volumes).

All, except the typed transcripts, are available on microfilms MF/RO 218/7, 219/1 and 220/1.

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91b7327a-66e5-4036-a0ee-f77188a59b3e

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Status

Catalogued

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Dates of creation revision deletion

Created 20/07/2004 by Droip. Modified 11/03/2019 by Droab.

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