Lyng Manor; 1189-1925; Lyng, Norfolk

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Lyng Manor; 1189-1925; Lyng, Norfolk

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  • Ling

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Hugh de Cressy died in possession 1262-3; heir son Stephen [IPM 1/559]
Alexander de Clavering is named as lord in the Nomina Villarum of 1316.
Sir John Lombe is named as lord of the manor, with right of soil, in the Inclosure Award of 1810 [NRO, C/Sca 2/19].
Edward Lombe, Esq., is given as lord of the manor in White's Trade Directory (1845).
Revd H.E. Lombe is given as lord of the manor in White's Trade Directory, 1883.
Last transaction dated: 1901; lord of the manor: Edward Henry Evans-Lombe; Steward: Francis Horner [TNA, HMC 5/6].


Lyng, Norfolk

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Created on: 22/01/2003 by Droip




F. Blomefield, 'An Essay towards a Topographical History of the County of Norfolk' (11 vols, London, 1805-1810) at British History Online.
IPM Inquisitions Post Mortem
W. White, 'History, Gazetteer, and Directory of Norfolk, and the City and County of the City of Norwich' (1845), p. 352

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