Court rolls

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Author: Richard Coates
Date: Dec. 1998
From: Notes and Queries(Vol. 45, Issue 4)
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Document Type: Article
Length: 585 words

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The court archival records of Widworthy, Devon, have been compiled in the book 'Widworthy Manorial Court Rolls 1453-1617,' edited by Edwin Haydon and John Harrop. The volume presents facsimile copies of the documents in the period's varying styles of handwriting. The editors presented a concise history of the manorial system in the introduction, some general characteristics of the documents and the history of the court rolls. Transcriptions and translations are provided.

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Gale Document Number: GALE|A53737992