Series DCN 41 - Royal Charters

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DCN 41


Royal Charters


  • nd [c 1096]-[1741] (Creation)

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130 pieces

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The early royal charters were stored in two series, those relating to the priory and those pertaining to the bishopric. This order has been retained here. Later charters are listed in date order.

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