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Collection Level Description: Deeds of the Earls of Shrewsbury

Reference: MSS. D.D. Shrewsbury c. 1-5
Title: Deeds of the Earls of Shrewsbury
Dates of Creation: 1239-1860
Extent: 5 shelfmarks

Language of Material: Latin and English

Administrative/Biographical History

The Earls of Shrewsbury had property in Buckinghamshire, Oxfordshire, Staffordshire, Surrey and Yorkshire.

Scope and Content

164 deeds relating to property of the Earls of Shrewsbury at the following places:

Administrative Information

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The deeds were deposited in the Library by the Earl of Shrewsbury, through Berkshire Record Office, 1950.

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Further Information

Finding Aids

A full description is available in the Library.

Access Points

Talbot | family | Earls of Shrewsbury

Alton (Staffordshire, England)

Bampton (England)

Buckinghamshire (England)

Dunthrop (England)

Heythrop (England)

Hughenden (England)

Kingston (Surrey, England)

Middle Aston (England)

Oxfordshire (England)

Rotherfield (England)

Staffordshire (England)

Surrey (England)

Yorkshire (England)

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