The Friends of Lancashire Archives are organizing a workshop ‘An Introduction to Title Deeds’ with Dr Alan Crosby on 4 August at Lancashire Archives.
Dr Crosby will give an insight into this complex area providing background information on the legal terminology surrounding title deeds before analysing real examples from the archives. This is an ideal opportunity for both local and family historians who wish to further their research skills.
1.00 – 2.15 To have and to hold: an extremely rapid introduction
to the arcane mysteries of English land law 1150-1750
2.15 – 2.45 Tea and coffee
2.45 – 4.00 Practical examples and workshop session: looking at the documents
Fee: Friends of Lancashire Archives Members £10 Non-members £10.50