Catalogue description Office of the Auditors of Land Revenue and successors: Rentals and Related Documents
|Title:||Office of the Auditors of Land Revenue and successors: Rentals and Related Documents|
This series mainly consists of rentals and related documents of crown lands in England and Wales produced for the Auditors of Land Revenue, or the receivers general and ministers responsible to them.
There are similar documents relating to the crown lands held in jointure in the seventeenth century by the queens consort: Anne of Denmark, Henrietta Maria and Catherine of Braganza.
There is also, however, a small amount of similar material relating to the Scottish crown lands, which were managed by the Scottish Exchequer.
The majority of the rentals date from the mid-seventeenth century to the early nineteenth century.
Earlier and contemporaneous rentals of the Scottish Crown lands are in the National Archives of Scotland. Other rentals of Crown lands in England and Wales for the period covered by this series will be found in:
Later rentals for Scotland, England and Wales in LR 12
Some records were transferred to:
|Held by:||The National Archives, Kew|
|Legal status:||Public Record(s)|
|Physical description:||40 bundles and files|
|Immediate source of acquisition:||
In c1903 Office of Land Revenue Records and Enrolments
List of pieces 1-30 in List and Index Society Volume 57
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