Artificial collection of material identified as relating to the Manvers estate or the Pierrepont family

Scope and Content

The material relates in some way to the Pierrepont family (known at various points as Earls and Dukes of Kingston, Marquess of Dorchester, Viscount Newark and Earls Manvers) or their family estates, but it does not form part of the official Manvers archive.

Access Information

Accessible to all readers.

Other Finding Aids

Each sub-section of this collection has a different provenance. Items are described separately on the Manuscripts Online Catalogue. Copyright in the descriptions belongs to The University of Nottingham.

Conditions Governing Use

Identification of copyright holders of unpublished material is often difficult.

Permission to make any published use of any material from the collection must be sought in writing on our Permission to Publish form (see the Reprographics Services part of our website or email

Reprographic copies can be supplied for educational and private study purposes only, depending on access status and the condition of the documents.

Custodial History

This is a collection of disparate material acquired by The University of Nottingham at various different times. See the separate descriptions for each part of the collection for more details.

Related Material

The main collection of Pierrepont family and Manvers estate records is the Manvers Collection (Ma).