Bargain and sale of the manor of Fledborough and the advowson of the parish church of Fledborough from Sir Edward Leche to Robert Pierrepont, 27 Sep. 1626. Signed by E. Leeke.
Bargain and sale of the manor of Fledborough, Nottinghamshire; 1626
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- ReferenceGB 159 MS 338
- Dates of Creation1626
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish
- Physical Description1 item
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Administrative / Biographical History
The Thoresby estate was purchased by Sir Robert Pierrepont, 1st Earl of Kingston-upon-Hull, in 1633. He presided over a period of expansion and consolidation of the family estates, and purchased the manor and advowson of Fledborough in 1626. It remained in the Pierrepont family's ownership until the late 20th century.
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Good, but one pendant seal has been lost.
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This single deed was acquired by The University of Nottingham via the British Records Association in 1983.