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Faversham Manor, Kent

Identity Statement

Reference code(s): GB 0096 MS 261
Held at: Senate House Library, University of London
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Full title: Faversham Manor, Kent
Date(s): 1766-1792
Level of description: Collection (fonds)
Extent: 1 volume
Name of creator(s): Manor of Faversham | Water Court
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Administrative/Biographical history:

The Company of Free Dredgers of Faversham were formerly under the jurisdiction of the Lord of the Manor who appointed a steward to hold two courts called admiralty courts, to which the members were summoned by the water bailiff. The first of these was held on the Saturday after Easter, the second on the last Saturday of July.


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A Minute Book, 1766-92 of the Water Court of the Manor and Hundred of Faversham.

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Access to the items in the collection is unrestricted for the purpose of private study and personal research within the controlled environment and restrictions of the Library's Palaeography Room Uncatalogued material may not be seen. Please contact the University Archivist for details.

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Copies may be made, subject to the condition of the original. Copying must be undertaken by the Palaeography Room staff, who will need a minimum of 24 hours to process requests.

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Date(s) of descriptions:
2000-02-10 Joseph Gelfer

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