Skip to main content

Manual of legal practice in the County Palatine of Durham

 Single Item
MS. Top. Durham e. 1

  • How to
    request
Manual of legal practice in the County Palatine of Durham, written in a legal hand, including:
  1. (pp. 253-263) rules of the Durham court of pleas;
  2. (pp. 265-305) orders for proceeding in Chancery suits at Durham;
  3. (pp. 309-355) precedents defining the custom of the province of York relating to the division of property of persons dying intestate;
  4. (pp. 356-375) tables of fines and fees.

Dates

  • 18th century

Extent

390 pages

Language of Materials

English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Top. Durham e. 1, pp. 1-2]
Please see our help page for further guidance on citing archives and manuscripts.

Shelfmark:

MS. Top. Durham e. 1

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 17805

Overview

Manual of legal practice in the County Palatine of Durham, written in a legal hand, 18th century.

Biographical / Historical

Biographical details unknown.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Bought, with MS. Eng. misc. e. 155, Bernard Halliday, cat. 86 (1927), 43.

Physical Facet

Calf, rebacked
Title
Manual of legal practice in the County Palatine of Durham
Status
Completed
Date
EAD version 2019 by Pauline Soum-Paris
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Contact:
Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom