Lilly Library Manuscript Collections


The English legal documents II, 1621-1699, consist of leases of 1621 and 1677; a bill of sale, 1621, for 1096 pounds; both halves of an indenture settling a lawsuit, 1652; and a will, 1699. All but the will on vellum.

The documents are about a shop and adjacent property on Holborn Hill near Holborn Bridge which was once part of the Earl of Dorset's manor of Holborn.

The documents are in an oversize case.

Collection size: 7 items

Related manuscripts: English Legal Documents mss., English Legal Documents mss. III, English Legal Documents mss. IV

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