Thoresby Park Deeds
Deeds mostly relating to Buckinghamshire. The collection also contains deeds relating to Derby, Gloucestershire, Kent, Northamptonshire and Somerset.
- Creation: 13th-18th cent.
Language of Materials
Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS. Ch. Bucks. 882].
Full range of shelfmarks:
MSS. Ch. Bucks. 882-1318; Derby 55-6; Gloucs. 168; Kent 433; Northants 49; Somerset 170
Collection ID (for staff)
CMD ID 7353
Biographical / Historical
Thoresby Park was the home of the Pierrepont family, Earls Manvers.
Other Finding Aids
A full description is available in the Library. The Library also holds a modern calendar of the deeds (MS. Top. Bucks. c. 13).
Immediate Source of Acquisition
The deeds were purchased from Lord Manvers in 1942.
- Thoresby Park Deeds
- Emily Tarrant
- Language of description
- Script of description