Discover: Manorial Documents

Date and time: Monday 30 October, 2.00pm-4.00pm

Price: £10

Location: Essex Record Office, Wharf Road, Chelmsford, CM2 6YT

Description:

What did it mean to live and work under a Lord of the Manor? Join one of our archivists for this introduction to some of our earliest documents. Manorial documents can be challenging but fascinating; even very ordinary people may be mentioned in accounts and court rolls, giving us an insight into how past society functioned. Whether you want to take your research further, or just want an opportunity to dip into these fascinating records, this session is for you.