Document ReferenceNe 6 D 2/47/191
TitleLetter from John Dakeyne, Mansfield, Nottinghamshire to George Mason esquire; 28 Oct. 1770
Date28 October 1770
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionSends various extracts from statutes of Henry VIII including the surrender of Worksop Priory [Nottinghamshire]; survey and valuation of the estates of the Priory at the time of the dissolution and other property including Osberton Grange, Hardwick, Hardwick Wood and Clumber [all in Nottinghamshire]; states that the Priory was 'one of the greater Religious Houses' at the time of the surrender with a value of £200. per annum.

Reports that the rectory and demesne lands were subject to tithe payments; queries whether the tithes at Sloswicks [Nottinghamshire] were payable or not and that two verdicts have been obtained, which he can send if required.
Termreligious affairs, dissolution of the monastaries
religious affairs, religious houses, Worksop Priory (Nottinghamshire)
religious affairs, surrender of Worksop Priory
ecclesiastical business, Worksop (Nottinghamshire)
tithes, Sloswicks
church lands, Worksop (Nottinghamshire)
surveys, Worksop Priory (Nottinghamshire)

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA76190Mason; George (fl 1770); Mr; 'esquire'fl 1770
NA76189Dakeyne; John (fl 1770); of Mansfield, Nottinghamshire?fl 1770
PL99397Worksop Manor Estate/Worksop/Nottinghamshire/England
PL99391Clumber Park/Nottinghamshire/England
PL99416Osberton Grange/Nottinghamshire/England
PL99417Worksop Priory/Worksop/Nottinghamshire/England
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