Catalogue description Court of Wards and Liveries: Miscellaneous Documents

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Reference: WARD 10
Title: Court of Wards and Liveries: Miscellaneous Documents

This is a highly miscellaneous collection comprising documents relating to most areas of the business of the Court of Wards and Liveries.

It includes ministers', feodaries' and receiver generals' accounts; entry books of affidavits, letters patent and decrees; sheriffs' books; bonds; vouchers; ushers' petitions; notebooks of judical process; orders; surveys and correspondence.

Date: 1154-1660

There is no chronological arrangement. Within some pieces there is a rough arrangement by type of business.

Held by: The National Archives, Kew
Legal status: Public Record(s)
Language: English
Physical description: 95 bundles, files and rolls
Access conditions: Many records unfit for production
Unpublished finding aids:

See also the Guide to and Analytical List of Court of Wards and Liveries Miscellanea (WARD 8-WARD 11): Please speak to staff at the Map and Large Document Room enquiry desk for the precise location.

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