Manorial Court Record

BL: Additional MS 46,460 vol. A

f 102 (16 May)

Item ordinatum est per ambas Inquisitiones quod nullus Colliget tenentes extra domum durante tempore le Somergame sine licentia propositi sub pena forisfacture domino iij s. iiij d. & ecclesie iij s. iiij d. & Si aliquis transeat prodet domino xij d./ ...

  • Record Translation

    f 102 (16 May)

    Likewise it was ordered by both inquests that no one shall gather the tenants outside the manor during the time of the summer game without the reeve's permission under penalty of forfeiture to the lord, 3s 4d, and to the church, 3s 4d, and if anyone should pass through he will hand over 12d to the lord. ...

  • Glossed Terms
    • somergame n comp summer game; a festival, sport, or entertainment held in the summer
  • Document Description

    Record title: Manorial Court Record
    Repository: BL
    Shelfmark: Additional MS 46,460 vol. A
    Repository location: London

    This manuscript is bound in three parts, designated A (ff 1–111), B (ff 112–78), and C (ff 179–213).

    16th century; English, Latin; paper; ii + 111 + ii; c 313mm x 204mm; contemporary foliation in ink (293–454) superseded by modern foliation in pencil (used here); leaves variously trimmed at top or bottom, edges and corners reinforced with paper; leaves mounted on guards, usually quires of 8 to each guard though some originally conjugate leaves have become detached and are mounted separately; standard BL binding, on spine: 'Presented by the Rt. Hon. Viscount Fitzalan of Derwent | Wellys Papers. | Shrewsbury (Talbot MSS), VOL. VII.'

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