The Estate and Household Accounts of William Worsley Dean of St Paul's Cathedral 1479-1497. Originally published by Shaun Tyas on behalf of Richard III and Yorkist Trust and the London Record Society, Donington, 2004.

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'Bibliography', in The Estate and Household Accounts of William Worsley Dean of St Paul's Cathedral 1479-1497, (Donington, 2004) pp. 182-190. British History Online [accessed 29 February 2024]


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Borthwick Institute, York

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Register xx (William Booth)

Register xxii (Laurence Booth)

Register xxiii (Thomas Rotherham)

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Additional Manuscripts

Harleian Manuscripts

Guildhall Library, London

MS 25125/92–99

MS 25281/1

MS 25287

MS 25301/1

MS 25311

MS 25342

MS 25375/2

MS 9168/1, 3

MS 9171/8

MS 9531/7

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C47 (Chancery, Miscellanea)
C54 (Chancery, Close Rolls)
C65 (Chancery, Parliament Rolls)
C67 (Chancery, Supplementary Patent Rolls)
C82 (Chancery, Warrants for the Great Seal, Series II)
C106 (Exchequer and Chancery, Master Richards' Exhibits)
C139 (Chancery, Inquisitions post mortem, Henry VI)
C140 (Chancery, Inquisitions post mortem, Edward IV)
C141 (Chancery, Inquisitions post mortem, Richard III)
C142 (Chancery, Inquisitions post mortem, Henry VII–Charles I)
C146 (Chancery, Ancient Deeds, Series C)
C253 (Chancery, Sub Poena Files)
CP25(1) (Court of Common Pleas, Feet of Fines)
CP40 (Court of Common Pleas, Plea rolls)
E13 (Exchequer of Pleas, Plea Rolls)
E36 (Exchequer, Miscellaneous Books)
E101 (Exchequer, Miscellaneous Accounts)
E150 (Exchequer, Inquisitions post mortem)
E179 (Exchequer, Taxation records)
E210 (Exchequer, Ancient Deeds, Series D)
E314 (Exchequer, Court of Augmentations, Miscellanea)
E326 (Exchequer, Augmentation Office, Ancient Deeds, Series B)
E359 (Exchequer, Pipe Office, Account Rolls of Subsidies and Aids)
KB9 (Court of King's Bench, Ancient Indictments)
KB27 (Court of King's Bench, Plea rolls)
PROB11 (Prerogative Court of Canterbury, Registers of wills)
SC2 (Special Collections, Court Rolls)
SC6 (Special Collections, Ministers' Accounts)
SC7 (Special Collections)
SP46 (State Papers Domestic, Supplementary)
STAC1 (Court of Star Chamber, Proceedings, Henry VII)

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EDR G/1/5.

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