Precedents for Ecclesiastical Courts

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Precedents for ecclesiastical courts, 229 folios. The volume includes (fo. 135v) 'The True Briton's Answer to a farmer's letter, April 8th 1752', and (fo. 261) a treatise on communion. Recipes and accounts are also scattered throughout.

Administrative / Biographical History

Unknown.

Conditions Governing Access

Open for consultation by holders of a Reader's Ticket valid for the Manuscripts Reading Room.

Acquisition Information

Bequeathed by Samuel Sandars, 1894.

Note

Description compiled by Robert Steiner, Department of Manuscripts and University Archives.

Other Finding Aids

Additional Manuscripts Catalogue.

Custodial History

The volume belonged to William Appleton, possibly of Chichester (16th century). There are also inscriptions indicating ownership: 'Robert Lott', 'R. Stone 1770' and 'Samuel Sandars'.

Bibliography

For further information see J.H. Baker, A catalogue of English legal manuscripts in Cambridge University Library (The Boydell Press, Woodbridge, 1996), pp. 592-593.