Sub-series KL/C 3/1 - Privy seal writs and letter

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KL/C 3/1


Privy seal writs and letter


  • 1327-1357 (Creation)

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19 parchments pasted onto 16 papers, 1 paper

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The parchment writs and an undated letter to the Mayor and burgesses were pasted onto paper in the 19th century and the papers made into a gathering. This was taken apart and the paper trimmed in the late 20th century in order to relieve evident stress on the parchment.
Harrod reference: Ae 13

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