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Houses of Knights Hospitallers: The preceptory of West Peckham

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A History of the County of Kent: Volume 2. Originally published by Victoria County History, London, 1926.

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HOUSES OF KNIGHTS HOSPITALLERS (fn. 1)

25. THE PRECEPTORY OF WEST PECKHAM

In the Valor of 1535 this preceptory, including the manors of West Peckham and Stalisfield, the rectories of Rodmersham, Hadlow, and Tonbridge, and the chapels of Shipborne and Capel, was valued (fn. 2) at £63 6s. 8d. yearly. Nothing is known of its history.

Footnotes

  • 1. A detailed account of the possessions of the Hospitallers in Kent is given in Arch. Cant, xxii, 232.
  • 2. Valor Eccl. (Rec. Com.), i, 113.