Document ReferenceDe 3
TitleCopy of charter in Latin ratified under seal of Henry VI, of liberties of St John of Jerusalem [Knights Hospitallers] in England, dated 1423; n.d. [1600-1650]
Extent7 ff, attached
Content DescriptionInspeximus and confirmation of royal charter of Henry VI from original grant of Henry III [8 Hen. III and 37 Hen. III] to Knights Hospitallers of St John of Jerusalem of liberties and customs; paragraph relating to liberty of tolls at bridges on f 2r is underlined.

Relates to Ossington where the Knights Hospitallers of St John of Jerusalem enjoyed lordship in pure alms with all temporal and spiritual privileges until dissolution of the monasteries.

Includes unattached vessica shaped seal with original parchment tag.

Endorsed with note 'Mr Cartwright Copy of the Charter 1 Hen. 6 1423'.

Charter is included in list of Ossington deeds [see De B 1/1].


Includes loose green vessica shaped seal [of Knights Hospitallers?].
Termrights and privileges, confirmation of

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