MS. Holkham misc. 29
Summary Catalogue no.: Not in SC (late accession)
Pleas extracted from the plea rolls, for the years 14 Edw. I (1286) to 16 Edw. II (1323), in no apparent order, consisting of cases in King's Bench, common pleas and pleas before itinerant justices. In many cases the number of the roll is given.
The sentence of exile pronounced against Hugh Despenser the younger in parliament (added)
Index, in the hand of Sir Edward Coke, who also added some marginal notes throughout the manuscript.
26–34 written lines per page; in 1 column.
Several charter hands.
Typical Holkham binding of polished brown leather; the spine lettered in gilt 'PLACITA' and 'M.S. | XI. EDW. I.' and with the number '245' at the bottom; rebacked.
Last Substantive Revision
2017-07-01: First online publication.