File MA 509. - "Notes of Proofes" touching Chirbury and Shelve,

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MA 509.


"Notes of Proofes" touching Chirbury and Shelve,


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Copious extracts from 44 Court Leet Rolls ranging from 1380 to 1652, and from a court baron book (date not specified) re. the hundred of Chirbury and Shelve, in a law suit between Mr. James Moore, (a tenant of John Lingen Kt.), and the Lord of Chirbury concerning a tenement called 'White Gritte (?), sometime part of the common of Shelve; latter alleged by plaintiff to be a manor per se, and not a parcel of the manor of Worthyn, a member of the manor or the hundred of Chirbury; also incidental reference to a dispute between the townships of Shelve and Muccklewich as to rights of common pasture.

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Preferred citation: MA 509.

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Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru = The National Library of Wales

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  • Text: MA 509.