Durham Durham Cathedral Archive Register IV

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Current locationDurham University Library
Current ShelfmarkDurham Cathedral Archive Register IV
Summary TitleDurham Priory Register IV
Creation Date Start1444
Creation Date End1496
Creation Date Statement1444-1496
Collation Formula
Pages / Folios243 f
Page: Lines
Volume: Height cm
Width cm
Secundo folio
IIIF manifest:https://n2t.durham.ac.uk/ark:/32150/t2mqb98mf444
Digitised online:https://n2t.durham.ac.uk/ark:/32150/t2mqb98mf444.html
Media FormatManuscript
Durham Cathedral Archive Register 4

Creation Place


Contained work:Durham Priory Register IV


Current register of priory business in roughly chronological order, with some later and earlier documents included at the time and a few added later. It comprises copies of documents issued under the priory seal, along with copies of episcopal and other documents of interest to the priory. The material includes presentations, elections of priors and on occasion bishops, letters of confraternity and consorority, memoranda of other documents, proxies, appointments of officers, notarial instruments of resignations, inspeximi, citations, oaths, sanctuary petitions, licences, inquisitions, mandates and certifications of citations.