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Court book of the manor of Sonning

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MS. Top. Berks. c. 52

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Court book of the manor of Sonning, with: (fols. 23v-109) estate accounts of the Rich family, baronets, 1699-1707; (fols. 109v-30) household and personal accounts of Mary, wife of Sir Robert Rich, 1712-1713, 1720-1721, 1723.

Dates

  • 1649-1653

Extent

132 Leaves

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Top. Berks. c. 52, fols. 1-2]
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Shelfmark:

MS. Top. Berks. c. 52

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 17734

Overview

Court book of the manor of Sonning, 1649-1653.

Biographical / Historical

Sir Robert Rich, fourth baronet (1685–1768) was an English army officer.

Custodial History

Sotheby's, 23 March 1970, part of lot 422.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Bought from Stanley Crowe, 1970.

Physical Facet

Rebound, preserving contemporary parchment covers
Title
Court book of the manor of Sonning
Status
Completed
Date
EAD version 2019 by Pauline Soum-Paris
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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