Durham, Yorkshire and Staffordshire documents

Scope and Content

Thirteen documents concerning lands and persons in the counties of Durham, Lancaster, and Stafford, namely Stainton and Streatlam in County Dunham, Laytham in the East Riding of Yorkshire, and Aston in Staffordshire.

Former references: Phillipps no. 23090; Latin MS 238.

Acquisition Information

Rylands accession no. R23209. Purchased by the John Rylands Library at the Phillipps sale on 6 June 1910 (lot 277), through the London bookseller Bernard Quaritch, for £4 15s plus 10 per cent commission.