Comprises charter of Richard I to Hugh de Nonant, Bishop of Coventry, November 30, 1189. Granting and confirming the bishop in all his manors, lands, men and churches etc. of Coventry, Lichfield, Chester, Shrewsbury and Gnosall, and of the powers of Sheriff etc. Executed by William [de Longchamp] Bishop elect of Ely, the king's chancellor.
Also attached is a strip containing a memorandum by A[lexander de Swereford], Archdeacon of Shropshire stating that quittance from murder fines in three of the Bishop's manors in Staffordshire was obtained in 1221-1222.