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Seven volumes from the Reports and Calendars series of the HMC.

The Manuscripts of Lincoln, Bury St. Edmunds etc.Fourteenth report, Appendix; part VIII

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Describes the manuscript collections of the Corporations of Lincoln, Bury St. Edmunds, Great Grimsby and Hertford, and of the Deans and Chapters of Lichfield and Worcester cathedrals. Information on modern document locations is derived from the 'Guide to the Location of Collections' (HMSO, 1982).

The Manuscripts of Shrewsbury and Coventry Corporations [etc]Fourth report, Appendix: Part X

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Includes substantial descriptions of the muniments of the corporations of Shrewsbury and Coventry, plus several private collections, including that of the Earl of Radnor. Information on modern document locations is derived from the 'Guide to the Location of Collections' (HMSO, 1982).

Calendar of the Manuscripts of the Dean & Chapter of Wells: volume 1

» South West
Describes three medieval manuscripts, the register books of the cathedral: the two parts of the Liber Albus, and the Liber Ruber. Information on modern document locations is derived from the 'Guide to the Location of Collections' (HMSO, 1982).

Calendar of the Manuscripts of the Dean & Chapter of Wells: volume 2

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The second part of the report on the Wells muniments describes: escheator's, communar's and fabric accounts (14th-16th centuries); act books (15th-18th centuries) and over 900 charters. Information on modern document locations is derived from the 'Guide to the Location of Collections' (HMSO, 1982).

Report on the Records of the City of Exeter

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A calendar of the city muniments, including royal charters and letters patent; other letters and papers; inventories, deeds and act books. Information on modern document locations is derived from the 'Guide to the Location of Collections' (HMSO, 1982).

The Manuscripts of Rye and Hereford Corporations, etc.Thirteenth report, Appendix Part IV

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Describes the manuscripts of the town corporations of Rye, Hastings and Hereford, along with a number of private collections. Information on modern document locations is derived from the 'Guide to the Location of Collections' (HMSO, 1982).

The Manuscripts of the Corporations of Southampton and Kings LynnEleventh report, Appendix; part III

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An account of the muniments of these two town corporations. They are held now by the Southampton Record Office and by the town of Kings Lynn respectively. Information on modern document locations is derived from the 'Guide to the Location of Collections' (HMSO, 1982).