OXFORD CITY: PAPERS RELATING TO LAWSUITS HEARD IN THE CITY COURTS

Scope and Content

Over 50 documents in P6 are related to

lawsuits heard in Oxford. Apart from the

first five items, all the dated

documents come from the 1480s-1490s.

They are the earliest such documents

preserved in Oxfordshire Archives, and

provide unique evidence for the

administration of justice in this

period.