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VIII. A cartulary of Montacute priory: Oxford Trinity College MS 85, deposited in the Bodleian Library, fos.xvii verso-xix.

by Professor David Carpenter

This cartulary also has 1215 Charter see above ‘2: The 1215 Magna Carta’, no. VIII.1  


The cartulary is listed in C. Breay, J. Harrison and D. M. Smith, Medieval cartularies of Great Britain and Ireland (London, 2010), no.679; The Two Cartularies of the Augustinian Priory of Bruton and the Cluniac Priory of Montacute, ed. H.C. Maxwell-Lyte and others, (Somerset Record Society, 8, 1894), p.130.

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