United Kingdom Encyclopedia of Law     Wiki Legal Encyclopedia (BETA)
What do you need to know about law? Search in more than 1.500.000 entries

Manorial Courts under Henry Iii in United Kingdom

This issue under the Ruling of King Henry III of England

Manorial Courts and Seignorial Courts

Manorial Courts under Henry III and Medieval Law

Manorial Courts under Henry III and Legal History

Legal Materials

(Compiled by the University of South Caroline Gould School of Law) Amphlett, John, Sidney G. Hamilton, and Rowland A. Wilson , eds. Court Rolls of Manor of Hales, 1270-1307. 2 Vols. Oxford: J. Parker, 1912.

Abstract: Text in English.

Baigent, Francis J., ed. A Collection of Records and Documents Relating to the Hundred and Manor of Crondal in the County of Southampton. Part 1: Historical and Manorial. Hampshire Record Society Series. London: Simpkin & Co, 1891.

Abstract: Part 1 contains, with many other documents, the Compotus de Crundel, an account of the manor rendered to the prior and convent of St. Swithun, for the year ending 1248; the records of the Manor Court dating back to 1281; a record of the courts of the hundred, 1281-82; The Crondal customary, dated 10th October, 1567.

Bailey, Mark, ed. The English Manor, C. 1200-1500. Manchester Medieval Sources Series. Manchester: Manchester University Press, 2002.

Abstract: Selected sources including records of manorial courts, translated and annotated by Mark Bailey.

Bonfield, L., ed. Select Cases in Manorial Courts: Property Law and Family Law, 1250-1500. The Selden Society (SS), 114 for 1997. London: Selden Society, 1998.

Abstract: A selection of unusually detailed entries which illustrate the ways in which questions of property and family law were dealt with at the manorial level.

Maitland, Frederic W., ed. Select Pleas in Manorial and Other Seignorial Courts: Volume 1–Reigns of Henry III and Edward I . The Selden Society (SS), 2 for 1888. London: Quaritch, 1889.

Abstract: “Extracts records from proceedings in manorial courts and other feudal courts of the Abbots of Bec, Ramsey, and Battle, and the Abbess of Romsey from 13th century rolls… In order to present a cross-section of this jurisdiction, the editor selected the rolls of (a) an ordinary manor court, (b) an honor court, (c) a court on the ancient desmene, (d) a court of a private hundred… The oldest extant record of a feudal courts is of 1246.”

Taylor, Arnold J., ed. Records of the Barony and Honour of the Rape of Lewes. Sussex Record Society Publications, 44. Lewes: The Society, 1940.

Abstract: Roll of the Earl Warenne’s court of the rape of Lewes, 1265-66.

Bibliographies of English Law History

  • Maxwell, William H. A Legal Bibliography of the British Commonwealth of Nations. Volume 1: English Law to 1800. London: Sweet and Maxwell, 1955-
  • Beale, Joseph H. A Bibliography of Early English Law Books. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1926.
  • Winfield, Percy H. The Chief Sources of English Legal History. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1925.


See Also

  • Institute of Historical Research (in this legal Encyclopedia)
  • Medieval Roman Law (in this legal Encyclopedia)
  • Medieval Law Enforcement (in this legal Encyclopedia)
  • Magna Carta (in this legal Encyclopedia)

Law is our Passion

This entry about Manorial Courts under Henry Iii has been published under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 (CC BY 3.0) licence, which permits unrestricted use and reproduction, provided the author or authors of the Manorial Courts under Henry Iii entry and the Encyclopedia of Law are in each case credited as the source of the Manorial Courts under Henry Iii entry. Please note this CC BY licence applies to some textual content of Manorial Courts under Henry Iii, and that some images and other textual or non-textual elements may be covered by special copyright arrangements. For guidance on citing Manorial Courts under Henry Iii (giving attribution as required by the CC BY licence), please see below our recommendation of "Cite this Entry".

Cite this entry

Legal Citations Generator

(2017, 05). Manorial Courts under Henry Iii lawi.org.uk Retrieved 12, 2021, from https://lawi.org.uk/manorial-courts-under-henry-iii/

05 2017. 12 2021 <https://lawi.org.uk/manorial-courts-under-henry-iii/>

"Manorial Courts under Henry Iii" lawi.org.uk. lawi.org.uk, 05 2017. Web. 12 2021. <https://lawi.org.uk/manorial-courts-under-henry-iii/>

"Manorial Courts under Henry Iii" lawi.org.uk. 05, 2017. Accesed 12 2021. https://lawi.org.uk/manorial-courts-under-henry-iii/

Michael Mann, 'Manorial Courts under Henry Iii' (lawi.org.uk 2017) <https://lawi.org.uk/manorial-courts-under-henry-iii/> accesed 2021 December 5

Usage Metrics

443 Views. 323 Visitors.

Google Scholar: Search for Manorial Courts under Henry Iii Related Content


Schema Summary

  • Article Name: Manorial Courts under Henry Iii
  • Author: Michael Mann
  • Description: This issue under the Ruling of King Henry III of England Manorial Courts and Seignorial Courts Manorial Courts under Henry [...]

This entry was last updated: May 2, 2017

Legal history


Manorial Courts

Recent Comments