Map and Terrier of the Manors of Laxton and Kneesall, Nottinghamshire
Map of the manors of Laxton and Kneesall, owned by Sir William Courtenay, drawn by Mark Pierce in 1635, based on a survey made by Francis and William Mason in 1625 (on parchment, scale c. 1:3,950); together with a terrier of the manors (1635), with plans of new enclosures at Laxton (1732) and surveys and plans of parts of Laxton (1727).
- Creation: 1635, 1727-1732
0.22 Linear metres (2 shelfmarks)
Language of Materials
Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Top. Notts. c. 2, fols. 1-2].
Full range of shelfmarks:
MS. Top. Notts. c. 2, [Maps] MS. C17:48 (9)
Collection ID (for staff)
CMD ID 13073
Map and Terrier of the Manors of Laxton and Kneesall, Nottinghamshire.
Biographical / Historical
Map and terrier of the manors of Laxton and Kneesall in Nottinghamshire owned by Sir William Courtenay.
Other Finding Aids
M. Clapinson and T.D. Rogers, Summary Catalogue of Post-Medieval Western Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library Oxford. Acquisitions 1916-1975. (Oxford, 1991), vol. II, nos. 54537-54538.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Bought by the Library from G.E. Pierrepont, 6th Earl Manvers, in 1942.
- Map and Terrier of the Manors of Laxton and Kneesall, Nottinghamshire
- Collection Level Description by Susan Thomas; EAD version 2019 by Pauline Soum-Paris
- EAD version 2019
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