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Indices to the Memoranda Rolls in the department of the Lord Treasurer's Remembrancer, early 17th century

MS. Rawl. B. 351
Held at the Weston Library

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For the counties of Lincoln (fol. 2) Northampton (fol. 76) and Suffolk (fol. 130), during the reigns of Q. Elizabeth and James I; chiefly with regard to the writs of "quo titulo tenet," and "quare maneria, etc. in manus Regis capi et seisiri non debent."

Prefixed to the volume is a table for calculating the divisions of a knight's fee, ("rata feodorum militum,") down to its hundredth part. And at the end (fol. 174) is an abstract from the "Originalia" of very numerous grants made to sir John Spencer, alderman of London, in the time of Q. Eliz., of lands, etc. in Somerset, Sussex, Middlesex, Essex, etc.


  • Creation: early 17th century


175 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English
  • Latin


MS. Rawl. B. 351


  • See F. S. Thomas' Handbook to the public records , in octavo. Lond. 1853, p. 226.
  • Very few of the entries in these indices appear to be contained in the Index to the Rolls publ. by Edw. Jones, in folio. Lond. 1795.

Physical Facet

On paper, in folio


Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
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