Collection Level Description: Thoresby Park Deeds
Reference: MSS. Ch. Bucks. 882-1318; Derby 55-6; Gloucs. 168; Kent 433; Northants 49; Somerset 170
Title: Thoresby Park Deeds
Dates of Creation: 13th-18th cent.
Extent: 443 shelfmarks
Name of Creator: Pierrepont family, Earls Manvers
Language of Material: English and Latin
Thoresby Park was the home of the Pierrepont family, Earls Manvers.
Scope and Content
Deeds mostly relating to Buckinghamshire. The collection also contains deeds relating to Derby,
Gloucestershire, Kent, Northamptonshire and Somerset.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
The deeds were purchased from Lord Manvers in 1942.
Entry to read in the Library is permitted only on presentation of a
valid reader's card (for admissions procedures see
A full description is available in the Library. The Library also holds a modern calendar of the deeds
(MS. Top. Bucks. c. 13).
Pierrepont | family | 1500-2000 | Earls Manvers | Thoresby
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