Manorial Records of Great Cressingham

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 161 MSS. Rolls Norf. 100-4
  • Dates of Creation
      14th-16th century
  • Language of Material
      Latin, and English.
  • Physical Description
      5 shelfmarks

Scope and Content

Manorial records of Great Cressingham, consisting of:  

  • Court rolls, 1327-8, 1329, 1489, 1584
  • Account of customary payments, 1414

Administrative / Biographical History

Manor of Great Cressingham, Norfolk.

Conditions Governing Access

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Acquisition Information

The records were bequeathed to the Library by H.W. Chandler in 1889.


Collection level description created by Emily Tarrant, Department of Special Collections and Western Manuscripts.

Other Finding Aids

M. Clapinson and T.D. Rogers, Summary Catalogue of Post-Medieval Western Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library Oxford. Acquisitions 1916-1975. (Oxford, 1991), vol. II, nos. 52141-5.