- 1654 (Creation)
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The Abbot of [Bury] St Edmund is named as lord in the Nomina Villarum of 1316 [NRO, NNAS S2/26/1].
Reverend John Holmes is given as lord of the manor in White's Trade Directory (1845). George Holmes, Esq., JP, is given as lord of the manor in White's Trade Directory (1883). However, the manor appears in a fine and fee book of those manors held by Robert Fellowes in the late nineteenth century [NRO, MC 1832/15-16], and a bundle of papers related to extinguishment of manorial incidents in his manors in the early twentieth century [NRO, MC 1832/17].
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Surveyor: Thomas Hornebye.
North: North is to the left hand side of the page, N, W and S cardinal points are written in the map margin.
Scale: 1 perch to 1in.
Topographical features: Stream and rectangular fishponds in blue, hop ground shown; hedges ornamented with trees, buildings in vertical elevation, church, houses.
Ornate surround to map with coat of arms at top, scale at right and note about colours and field numbers on left. Grid ref: TM294995.
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Size: 83cm. by 70cm. Very good; slight staining at top of map around the coat of arms. Parchment book with details of each field. Leather cover is cracked open along the spine.
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Created 25/08/2000 by droip. Modified 12/03/2018 by Droip.