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Monday, July 11, 2016

Mappy Monday: Plan of a Mediaeval Manor

Shepherd, William R. Plan of a Mediaeval Manor. Historical Atlas. New York: Henry Holt and Company, 1923. Public domain. Available from Wikimedia Commons.

I have been attempting to transcribe the 1644 will of my 10th-great-grandfather John Woodley from Widdington, Essex, England. I thought it might be helpful to look at the terminology used for English manors. I came across this plan of a mediaeval manor.

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