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Cranfield, Beds. Documents relating to the manor

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Cranfield, Beds. Documents relating to the manor
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Extent and format
Paper; ff. ii + 175. Small quarto. Vellum covers, fols. i, ii, formed from a fragment of a court roll (court baron, 1583-4, of William, Provost of Eton, held before Thomas Docwray and George Cury).
Scope and content
Rental of the manor of Cranfield, Beds.; Contains other related memoranda conc, surrenders of leases, rents due to the Queen, arrears, stray cattle, etc., and several references to George Cury as bailiff of the Queen (cf. fol. 77v). Also includes references to Lewis, 3rd Baron Mordaunt, e.g. fols. 128, 142v, and a surrender of lease by John Vaux, Merchant Taylor of London, fol. 170v.
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