s. xiv, Thorney

Type of MS.: Cartulary
Davis no.: 964
Bibliography: Tite, Early Records, p. 37 [3.17]
Related MSS: Extracts in BL Add. 5937 (s. xvi) and BL Lansdowne 994, ff. 72-115v (s. xviii)
Comment: Bound in two vols, 3020 and 3021. 'The Red Book'.
Provenance: The Fane family, Earls of Westmorland. Promised to Cotton in 1621, but never received.

Charters contained:

S1481a, f. 372r: c. 1055. Record of the settlement of a dispute between Ælfwine, abbot of Ramsey, and Leofric, abbot of Peterborough (then in charge of Thorney), with Siward, provost of Thorney, concerning the boundaries at King's Delph, Northants. s. xiv