Heritage Lottery Fund Estates Records Project
The King's College estates records for Dorset refer to College lands in the following manors:
Dorchester, Iwerne Minster, Milbourne Bec, Povington, Stour Provost and Wooton Glanville.
From this page you can view images of selected documents from the Dorset records, visit the online catalogue for each estate, provided through Janus, or download a copy of the county catalogue in Microsoft Word format.
- Image Gallery
- Links to the online catalogue by estate
- Complete county catalogue in Word format
- Related links
Here are some examples of documents taken from the Dorset records.
Click on the thumbnail images to view a larger version.
|Great Seal of Queen Elizabeth I, 1566
Ref: KCAR/6/2/148/21 STP/66
|Court roll, 1425
Ref: KCAR/6/2/148/1 STP/6
|Grant by the abbess of Shaftesbury, 1448
Ref: KCAR/6/2/49 IWM/3
Click here to visit the online catalogue pages for the estates in Dorset:
- Iwerne Minster
- Milborne Bec
- Stour Provost
- Wootton Glanville
Click on the link below to view the catalogue for the Dorset records. Please note the Microsoft Word version of the catalogue is not kept as up-to-date as the online version, available through Janus. You are advised to look at the online version if possible.
[Please note you will need Microsoft Word '97 or later in order to view the document correctly, and it may take some time to download.]
The catalogue has been arranged alphabetically by estate, but if you are interested in a particular town or village within Dorset, you can also download Word catalogues for each estate separately. See the full list of estates here.
If you are interested in viewing any of the documents from the Dorset estate records, please Contact the Archive Centre to arrange an appointment.
All links were current as of April 2007.