Court of Augmentations, and Exchequer, Pipe Office: Counterparts and Transcripts of Crown Leases

Details of E 311
Reference:E 311
Title:
Court of Augmentations, and Exchequer, Pipe Office: Counterparts and Transcripts of Crown Leases
Description:

This series mainly consists of office copies, known as transcripts, of Crown leases, prepared by the Clerk of the Pipe, which passed under the Exchequer seal between 1554 and 1617.

There are also, however, some counterparts of Crown leases passing under the seal of the Court of Augmentations, a few leases surrendered into the Court, as well as other miscellaneous material relating to the leasing of Crown land, including some leases under the seals of Catherine of Aragon and Catherine Parr.

Date: 1538-1629
Related Material: Particulars, warrants and transcripts are in E 367
Held by: The National Archives, Kew
Legal status: Public Record
Language: Latin
Creator: Court of Augmentations, 1536-1547
Exchequer, Pipe Office, 1109-1833
Physical description: 51 bundle(s)
Unpublished finding aids: A manuscript calendar, 'Transcripts of leases, Elizabeth to James I', is in order of the place leased and also gives the names of the lessees, the nature of the lands, and the county.

Add a tag

Users have not yet tagged this record
  • You need to sign in to tag records. If you don't have an account please register.

 

Found an error?

If you find an error with this record description let us know

Fields marked with * are mandatory.

Your details

If you provide your details, we will contact you within 10 working days if we cannot act on your suggestion