The original ordinances of the New College of Cobham, made on 17 November 1598.
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- ReferenceGB 96 MS 496
- Dates of Creation1598
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- Language of MaterialEnglish
- Physical Description1 volume
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Administrative / Biographical History
The building of Cobham College was completed in 1598 on the site of a chantry of five chaplains in the church of Cobham, founded by John de Cobham, 1362. The college survives today in the form of almshouses.
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