Judicial proceedings Act

Scope and Content

Manuscript copy of 13 Charles II c.2, or 'An act for confirmation of judicial proceedings', enacted in Dublin' on 12 Jun 1661, and printed by William Bladen in 1661. The English act is 12 Charles II c.12. The manuscript may have been bound with the printed copy of the act, now item 6 in a Goldsmiths' Library volume (Ref: G.L. F) lettered 'Acts Charles II-1660-82'. The manuscript is accompanied by 8 leaves containing legal notes in a contemporary hand.

Administrative / Biographical History

No information available at present.


Single item.

Access Information

Access to this collection is unrestricted for the purpose of private study and personal research within the supervised environment and restrictions of the Library's Palaeography Room. Uncatalogued material may not be seen. Please contact the University Archivist for details.

Acquisition Information

Transferred from the Goldsmiths' Library in 1969.

Other Finding Aids

Collection level description.

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

12" x 8"

Archivist's Note

Compiled by Sarah Aitchison as part of the RSLp AIM25 Project.

Conditions Governing Use

Copies may be made, subject to the condition of the original. Copying must be undertaken by the Palaeography Room staff, who will need a minimum of 24 hours to process requests.

Custodial History

A note by Herbert Somerton Foxwell on a covering sheet reads 'Sir John Fenn's [1739-94] colln'.

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