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Westminster Abbey

GB/NNAF/C65301   (Former ISAAR ref: GB/NNAF/O63532)

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Scope0693-1540: royal charters and other deeds (693-16th cent), cartularies (12th-16th cent), register books (1485-16th cent), manorial records (late 13th-16th cent)
RepositoryWestminster Abbey Library and Muniment Room
Other referencesee HMC 1st Rep, App,94-7, 4th Rep, App,171-99; Tanner, Westminster Abbey Muniments; Davis (1010,1013-5,
Scope1937: Department of Works plans of Abbey for Coronation
RepositoryWestminster Abbey Library and Muniment Room
Record ReferenceAcc 2013/004
Scope13th-16th cent: manorial records
RepositoryWestminster Abbey Library and Muniment Room
NRA catalogue referenceNRA 41148
Scopeearly charters
RepositoryBritish Library, Manuscript Collections
Other referencesee Tanner, Westminster Abbey Muniments
Scopeearly 13th cent-1534: deeds rel to Aldenham, Herts (8, ?early 13th-early 14th cent) and Pirton and Pershore, Worcs (3, 1482, 1534)
RepositoryCollege of Arms
Record ReferenceTitle deeds nos.203-10; Foliot deeds, nos. 558, 699, 700
NRA catalogue referenceNRA 23441 College of Arms
Scopemid 12th cent: charter of King Stephen
RepositoryThe National Archives
Other referencesee Tanner, Westminster Abbey Muniments
Scope13th cent-14th cent: cartulary
RepositoryBritish Library, Manuscript Collections
Record ReferenceCotton Faust A III
Other referencesee GRC Davis Medieval Cartularies (1011)
Scopelate 15th cent: register
RepositoryCollege of Arms
Record ReferenceYoung,72
Other referencesee GRC Davis Medieval Cartularies (1016)
Scope14th cent: cartulary of privileges
RepositoryBritish Library, Manuscript Collections
Record ReferenceCotton Titus A VIII
Other referencesee GRC Davis Medieval Cartularies (1012)
Scope15th cent: extracts of royal and papal privileges
RepositoryBritish Library, Manuscript Collections
Record ReferenceAdd Roll 15895
Other referencesee GRC Davis Medieval Cartularies (1018)
Scope15th cent: transcripts of deeds and charters
RepositoryThe National Archives
Record ReferenceE 132/3/5 link to online catalogueexternal link - opens in a new window
Other referencesee GRC Davis Medieval Cartularies (1019)
Scopec1450: extracts and copies of charters
RepositoryBritish Library, Manuscript Collections
Record ReferenceCotton Claud A VIII
Other referencesee GRC Davis Medieval Cartularies (1020)
Scopeearly 14th cent: extents of manors, etc
RepositoryCambridge University Library: Department of Manuscripts and University Archives
Record ReferenceKk/5/29
Other referencesee GRC Davis Medieval Cartularies (1022)
Scopeearly 16th cent: volume of indentures rel to foundation of Henry VII's chapel
RepositoryBritish Library, Manuscript Collections
Record ReferenceHarl MS 1498
Other referencesee Tanner, Westminster Abbey Muniments
Scope1297-1537: roll of acquisitions (c1509), Kelveden (Essex) manorial accounts (1297-1515), court rolls (1381-1537)
RepositoryHuntingdonshire Archives
Record ReferenceDDM/M37
NRA catalogue referenceNRA 902 Montagu
Other referencesee Monastic Research Bulletin 4,p11
Scope1377-99: Teddington, Middlesex court roll
RepositorySurrey History Centre
Record Reference1214 link to online catalogueexternal link - opens in a new window
NRA catalogue referenceNRA 18560 Surrey manor
Scope15th cent: volume relating to privilege of sanctuary in the abbey
RepositoryLongleat House
Other referencesee HMC 3rd Rep, App, p182
Scope12th cent-16th cent: Gloucs and Warwicks manorial and estate papers
RepositoryGloucestershire Archives
Record ReferenceD 1099 link to online catalogueexternal link - opens in a new window
NRA catalogue referenceNRA 7002 Petre
Other referencesee HMC Principal family and estate collections L-W, 1999 [83d]
Scope14th-16th cent: inventory of vestments and ornaments belonging to the abbey 1388
RepositoryCanterbury Cathedral Archives
Record ReferenceAx
Other referencesee HMC 5th Rep, App, 426,436,451,459, 8:9th Rep, App I, 124
Scope16th-17th cent: rentals and valors temp Henry VIII, valor of possessions conferred on abbey by Henry VII (1662)
RepositoryThe National Archives
Record ReferenceSC 12/12/3, 5-8, SC 12/19/30, SC 12/36/31A link to online catalogueexternal link - opens in a new window

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