The Lanercost Cartulary (Cumbria County Record Office MS DZ/1)

The Lanercost Cartulary (Cumbria County Record Office MS DZ/1)

Edited by John M. Todd

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Also printed as Volume XI in the Cumberland and Westmorland Antiquarian and Archaeological Society's Record Series.An introduction provides the historical background to the priory (which was founded c. 1169 by Robert I de Vaux), its patrons and the economy of Gilsland. Detailed information on the making, content, history and transcripts of the cartulary is also provided, as are sections on the marginal coats of arms and drawings and the Barony of Gilsland. The cartulary is in fifteen parts.

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