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Northamptonshire documents

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MS. Top. Northants d. 1
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Northamptonshire documents:

  1. Fol. 2. '1728. An account of Dotard and Decayed Trees. Sold in Whittlewood Forest...' The covers are part of a parchment lease of land in Hawstead in Suffolk by dame Frances Wray (late 17th cent.)
  2. Fol. 13. 'A survey of my Estate at West Haddon October 16th 1765.' The name J. Walker is written on fol. 14, perhaps that of the owner
  3. Fol. 30. A terrier of land in Stanwick belonging to mr. William Lambe, May 3, 1766
  4. Fol. 51. 'A Schedule or Terrier of one quartern of Land lying dispres't in ... Crick or Creek ... now belonging to Mr. John Flavell. 1771', and of other of his lands there
  5. Fol. 69. 'Copies of Bills & Receipts taken ...' in connexion with Jesus hospital in Rothwell or Rowell, 1819-28
  6. Fol. 91. A ratebook of Paulerspury, 1843
  7. Fol. 113. A rental of Pattishall and its hamlets, about 1827


  • Creation: Made up out of 7 pieces, written in A.D. 1728-1843


137 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Top. Northants d. 1, fols. 1-2]

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MS. Top. Northants d. 1

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 20521


Northamptonshire documents

Biographical / Historical

Biographical details unknown.

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. V, no. 30759

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Acquired by The Bodleian Library in 1890.

Physical Facet

On paper


9 5/8 × 8 3/4 in.

Northamptonshire documents
EAD version 2020 by Alice Whichelow
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Repository Details

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Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom