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Wells Dean and Chapter

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Date: 900-2000
Places:
  • Wells, Somerset
Functions, occupations and activities: Church of England > Dean and chapters | Religious Institutions (Pre-Reformation) > Collegiate churches
Name authority reference: GB/NNAF/C36154 (Former ISAAR ref: GB/NNAF/O39498 )
Collections
  Description Held by Reference Further information
1
10th-20th cent: records, incl deeds from 10th cent, cartularies and registers 13th-16th cent, chapter acts from 15th cent, accounts from 14th cent, and manorial records
Wells Cathedral Library and Archives
NRA 43650

See HMC 1st Rep,93-4; 3rd Rep,xix,351-64; 10th Rep,28-9; 17th Rep,97-103; 18th Rep,197-201; HMC 12:Wells
2
12th-19th cent: deeds (12th-17th cent) and estate papers, incl manorial records (13th-19th cent)
Somerset Heritage Centre (South West Heritage Trust)
NRA 28400
3
?14th cent: statute book
British Library, Manuscript Collections
See CE Wright, Fontes Harleiani (1972)
4
15th cent: accounts and court rolls 1415-16, 1428-29, 1474-75
Lambeth Palace Library
See Sayers, Estate Documents at Lambeth Palace Library
5
17th cent: misc accounts etc
Oxford University: Bodleian Library, Special Collections
6
1610-1804: papers of the consistorial court
Somerset Heritage Centre (South West Heritage Trust)
NRA 28398 Somerset Arch Soc
7
1730-31: accounts of the communar and keeper of the fabric of Wells Cathedral and receiver general on behalf of dean & chapter
Somerset Heritage Centre (South West Heritage Trust)
NRA 28398 Somerset Arch Soc
8
1706-1804: accounts
Somerset Heritage Centre (South West Heritage Trust)
NRA 28398 Somerset Arch Soc

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