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King's/KC/KCAR/6/2 contains:
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082 Highampton, Devon
083 Hindringham, Norfolk
084 Homington, Wiltshire
085 Honeychurch, Devon
086 Hooe, Sussex
087 Horstead, Norfolk
088 Hungerford, Berkshire
089 Huntingdon, Huntingdonshire
089A Ipplepen, Devon
090 Ipswich, Suffolk
091 Isleham, Cambridgeshire
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Title Horstead, Norfolk
Reference KCAR/6/2/087
Covering Dates 1290–1966 (Date has been estimated.)
Extent and Medium 9 boxes
Content and context

Along with two other Norfolk estates, Lessingham and Toft Monks, Horstead was transferred to King's College from the ownership of Eton by Edward IV in 1462. This was to compensate the College for the seizure of much of its property following the deposition of Henry VI. The grant also included the advowson of Horstead rectory.

Documents relating to King's College lands in Horstead, Norfolk. Includes HOR/1-/142.

Please note that the estate collection is continually receiving new material. Catalogues for estates which have had many additions made during the year will be re-published approximately annually, and the Archive Centre staff are always happy to conduct up-to-date computer searches for any estate. Please contact archivist@kings.cam.ac.uk with enquiries.

Further information

Some records for Horstead can be found among those for nearby Coltishall, Norfolk, under KCAR/6/2/38. Further material may be found in the Bursar's subject files, KCAR/3/1/1/8, 9, 10 and 31.

Index Terms
Norfolk
King's/KC/KCAR/6/2/087 contains:
01 Manorial documents.
6 series.
1350–1928
02 Title deeds.
10 files/items.
1450–1880
03 Leases.
9 files/items.
1465–1894
04 Surveys.
2 items.
1586–1725
05 Terriers.
11 items.
1551–1835
06 Maps and plans.
9 files/items.
1727–1896
07 Estate administration.
8 files/items.
1482–1966
08 Estate correspondence.
4 files/items.
1677–1946
09 Accounts.
5 files/items.
1510–1535
10 Evidences.
2 files/items.
1290–1457
11 Agreements.
1 file.
1887
12 Inclosure.
2 items.
1598
13 Pensions.
3 files.
1866
14 Benefice.
3 files/items.
1590–1794

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