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A parchment record and Court rolls, Written in the 15th-17th century

MS. Gough Norfolk 41
Held at the Weston Library

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  1. Fol. 4. A parchment record, written in about the middle of the 15th century, entitled 'Tutbury. In quodam libro vocato le Cowcher remanente infra castrum ibidem inter alia continetur sic. Alderwaslegh etc. Rentale ibidem factum et renouatum ... virtute literarum domini Regis patencium ...' (4 Feb. 1415). This is apparently a rental of part of the honour of Tutbury (liberi tenentes, tenentes ad voluntatem, and tenentes in bondagio)
  2. Fol. 18. Court rolls of the manor of Beacham's, or Beauchamp's, in Bunwell and Carlton Rode (and Windham), 1627-41, with verdicts of the manor, etc., on paper


  • Creation: Written in the 15th-17th century


81 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • Latin
  • English


MS. Gough Norfolk 41

Other Finding Aids

Falconer Madan, et al., A summary catalogue of western manuscripts in the Bodleian Library at Oxford which have not hitherto been catalogued in the Quarto series (7 vols. in 8 [vol. II in 2 parts], Oxford, 1895-1953; reprinted, with corrections in vols. I and VII, Munich, 1980), vol. II, no. 18095

Physical Facet

On parchment and paper


12 1/2 × 9 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom