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Royal Letters Patent of King Henry VI

Estate: Allerton Mauleverer, Yorkshire
Category: Royal documents
Reference code: KCAR/6/2/3/1 ALM/1

Royal grant written in Latin with a large brown seal attached, showing King Henry on his throne

Letters Patent of King Henry VI allowing King's College to ignore the effects of the Resumption (6 Nov 1449) on their grant of reversions by the prior of Allerton Mauleverer after Robert Osbern's death (31 Jul 1441) thereby allowing the College to retain any profits accrued in the intervening period. The Great Seal of Henry VI is attached.

3 Nov 1458

King Henry's Great Seal is attached.
Front of the Great Seal, showing King Henry seated on his throne Reverse of the Great Seal, showing King Henry seated on a horse