Fonds N/S - Quarter Sessions

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Quarter Sessions


  • 1818-1971 (Creation)

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17 series

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N/S 1 Files
N/S 2 Minute books (criminal)
N/S 3 Cases books
N/S 4 Registers of convictions Calendars of prisoners made after trial
N/S 5 Depositions of witnesses
N/S 6 Recorders' notebooks
N/S 7 Registers of certificates (appeal aid and legal aid)
N/S 8 Jurors' lists
N/S 9 Minute books of administrative business; Minute books of special sessions (lunacy)
N/S 10 Prisons
N/S 11 Lunacy
N/S 12 Highways (orders for closing or diversion)
N/S 13 Statutory returns and deposits (including building, friendly and loan societies, and freemasons)
N/S 14 Rating appeals
N/S 15 Settlement examinations
N/S 16 Clerk of Peace's correspondence, returns and accounts
N/S 17 Deposited plans and other deposited documents (Public history and Museum regulations. Savings Banks notes, Lakenham end Trowse to the Appointments etc.)

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For earlier material, see 'Catalogue of the Records of the City of Norwich' by W. Hudson and J.C. Tingey.

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