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Major accessions to repositories in 2011 relating to Medieval and Early Modern


Burns Monument Centre

  • Rawden-Hastings and Campbell families, Earls of Loudoun: papers 14th cent-20th cent (Acc. E11/15)

Cambridgeshire Archives

  • John Ebenezer Foster, solicitor antiquary: notebook incl extracts from chancery rolls (13th-14th cent), the Placita de Quo Warranto, and the Eynsham and Ramsey cartularies c 1895-1941 (R111/088)

Cheshire Archives and Local Studies

  • Aldersey family of Aldersey: school and family accounts 1672-1710 (D 8178)
  • Geoffrey le Verdon: will 1422 (D 8066)

Cornwall Record Office

  • Coodes, Hubbard, French & Follett, solicitors, St Austell: client papers incl deeds, corresp, plans and papers 1567-1965 (CF)

Cumbria Archive Centre, Kendal

  • Thomas Readman, vicar of Heversham: presentation by John Christopherson, Master and Fellow of Trinity College, Cambridge, 5 April 1557 1557 (DRC 10)

East Sussex Record Office

  • Certificate confirming that none in the town of Rye possessed land worth 40 1547 (ACC 10858)
  • Hamsey manor: rental 1674 (ACC 11132)

Edinburgh City Archives

  • Incorporation of Dyers and Bonnetmakers of Edinburgh, and the Incorporation of Weavers, Dyers and Cloth-dressers of the Canongate: sederunt books, admissions and elections registers, and titles 1634-1947 (Accn 865)

Essex Record Office

  • Chrishall manorial court rolls (late 13th-14th cent), Chrishall alias Chrishall Bury stewards' papers and Chrishall Rectory manorial court book (1707-1777) and other papers 1260-1876 (A13256)
  • Chignal St Mary and St James manor: court rolls (1608-1614, 1668-1777), court book (1737-1924), minute book (1869-1919), map (1674) and other papers 1608-1924 (D/DU 2627)
  • Havering-atte-Bower manor: court roll D/DU 2671 (1565-1566)

Gwent Archives

  • Parcletys Llanover manorial court records 1500-1600 (D5326)
  • Llangybi, Llanellen, Llanover, Llantilio Pertholey and Abergavenny title deeds 1637-1795 (D5574)

Hampshire Archives and Local Studies

  • Townhill manor: court roll c1603-25 (17A11)

Herefordshire Record Office

  • Goodrich manorial records 1600-1855 (CM78)

Highland Archives: Skye and Lochalsh Archive Centre

  • Deeds and papers rel to the island of Raasay 1607-1981 (SL/D222)

Leicestershire, Leicester and Rutland, Record Office for

  • Heather manor: court rolls, book of pains, deeds, enclosure map and other records 1585-1911 (DE8288)

Norfolk Record Office

  • Deeds (9) rel to property in Bracon Ash, Flitcham, Flordon, Whitlingham and Wicklewood 1365-1495 (MC 2250)
  • Deeds rel to land in Besthorpe, Redenhall, Starston, Tatterford and Tattersett 1465-1657 (MC 2256)
  • Chedgrave Banyardes Lallfordes and Butleyes manor: court book 1603-1614 (MC 2265)

Nottinghamshire Archives

  • Rufford Abbey: charter c1180-1190 (DP/98)

Scottish Borders Archive and Local History Centre

  • Scott-Watson family of Burnhead: papers 16th cent-20th cent (A/11/20)
  • Mordington estate papers 1382-1924 (A/10/01)
  • Peebles Burgh: records incl court and council minutes (transferred from the National Records of Scotland) 1456-1799 (B/58/8-10, 13)

Somerset Heritage Centre

  • Court books for the manor of North Cadbury, South Cadbury, Maperton, Hatherley and Halton 1452-1608 (DD\X\WBB)

Suffolk Record Office, Lowestoft Branch

  • Burgh Castle manor: rental and extent 1596 (2070)


Jersey Archive

  • Letters patent of Edward IV rel to the occupation of Jersey by the French 1469 (JA/1928)

National Library of Wales: Department of Collection Services

  • Pedigree and achievement of Lewis Powell of Lamphey, Pembrokeshire, with one hundred and twenty coats of arms, all emblazoned and painted 1630 (NLW MS 24018G)


Aberdeen University, Special Libraries and Archives

  • Duff family, Earls Fife: additional Duff House estate papers 15th cent-20th cent (MS 3175)

Oxford University: Bodleian Library, Western Manuscripts

  • Letters (6) from Elizabeth Wagstaffe of Warwickshire 1616-22 (6719)

St Andrews University Library

  • Esther Inglis, calligrapher and miniaturist: miniature calligraphic manuscript, Les Cinquante Octonaires sur la vanitie et inconstance du monde 1616 (ms38830)
  • Office of the Dead, liturgical volume, from Northern Italy 14th cent (ms38818)

Trinity College Dublin

  • Oliver Cromwell, Lord Protector: military and financial instructions