Fonds BAN - Records of Bantoft, Broadley and Ward, solicitors, of King's Lynn

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Records of Bantoft, Broadley and Ward, solicitors, of King's Lynn


  • 1560-1951 (Creation)

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181 pieces

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Received by the Norfolk Record Office on 27 February 1970 (numbered BAN 1-191) and 8 November 1975 (numbered BAN 192-193), (MS 35152).

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The collection consists almost entirely of manorial records and is listed in the following order:

BAN 1-10: Docking Hall in Docking
BAN11-23: Grimston Rectory
BAN 24-26: Methwold in Hilgay on the part of Lancaster
BAN 27-29: Little Hockham
BAN 30-43a: Langham
BAN 44-73, 192-193: Methwold on the part of Lancaster
BAN 74-77: Northwold
BAN 78-81: Hovell and Dagneys in Northwold
BAN 82-122: Papers relating to both Northwold Manors
BAN 123-165: Howards in Terrington
(BAN 166-180 Withdrawn by depositor on 18 August 1973)
BAN 181: Titchwell
BAN 182-185: Court Fees Books, Collected Manors
BAN 186-191: Miscellaneous

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Records numbered BAN 166-180 (all relating to Thornham manor) were re-deposited in the Norfolk Record Office, together with further records relating to Thornham: see H.B. Bett, 14 June 1979.

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