Declarations of witnesses

Scope and Content

Declarations of the witnesses for the Abbey of Sainte Croix, O.S.B., in a lawsuit against the King of England in the matter of a field where trials by combat were held.

Former reference: Phillipps no. 4069.

Acquisition Information

Rylands accession no. R45955. Purchased by the John Rylands Library from the London bookseller Bernard Quaritch for £19 16s in June 1919 (a lot in the Phillipps sale on 24 June 1919).