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Benefice of RIPPINGALE

(LI.LK.AV.05) variants

This figure is the total assessed value of the benefice. Note that for a cathedral church a zero figure is given because its assessed value is derived from a number of holdings which are listed elsewhere in the taxatio text.

     Assessment for tax:
£ 38. 13s. 4d.

This section gives the modern name of the benefice together with the church dedication and the Ordnance Survey grid reference of the church (click the grid reference to locate the church building on Google Maps). Constituent parts of the benefice, such as vicarage, or any dependent chapels, pensions, portions and prebends, with their values, are also listed here.

     Benefice details:
TF097278 ded: ST ANDREW     
SHELFORD PRIORY, NOTTS., PRIOR £ 0. 5s. 0d. (pension)
WILSFORD PRIORY, LINCS., PRIOR £ 1. 6s. 8d. (portion)

This section shows the patronage status of the benefice in 1291-2, the date of the taxatio, as much as can be found in contemporary or near-contemporary sources. The line includes the type of patronage: ecclesiastical, monastic or secular; the name of the patron; and for monastic patrons, the order of their religious house. If the patronage is ecclesiastical or monastic, then it may be an appropriated church. This is shown by the "If Appropriated" line below.

monastic, Shelford, Notts, priory, Augustinian Canons 1     

This section states whether or not the benefice was appropriated at or near 1291-2, the date of the taxatio. The line may include the type of position instituted, collated or presented and the date, but this information is shown only if available from contemporary or near-contemporary sources.

     If appropriated:
No (inst.) rectory 1283

This section displays the Latin text of the new edition of the taxatio based on the best sources available. Each line lists a taxable item and its assessed value in pounds, shillings and pence. Immediately below this figure is its equivalent value in medieval marks (NB.1mark=13s4d.) Click on the source button at the end of the item to see the full source reference for it.

     Full entry:
Ecclesia de Repinghale preter pensionem et portiones     
£ 36. 8s. 4d.
Pensio prioris de Schelford in eadem     
£ 0. 5s. 0d.
Item portio abbatis Andegavie in eadem     
£ 0. 13s. 4d.
Item portio prioris de Wyleford in eadem     
£ 1. 6s. 8d.

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1 It is clear that the value of this church was divided between two rectors (as indicated in LALIA1 8v): two thirds for one rector (John Chaynel presented by Shelford priory in 1283: RegSutton1 45), and one third for the other rector (John de Helmeden presented by a local secular patron in 1281: RegSutton1 14). The priory's presentation in 1283 was unsuccessfully disputed by John Gobaud, but when the priory's presentee died John Gobaud successfully presented (in 1329) to the two thirds of the church: RegBurg1 32. It thus appears that the portion of two thirds was shared between Shelford priory and the Gobaud family, probably presenting alternately; the patronage had certainly been shared in 1240-41, when, each possessing one third, they came together to present one rector: RotGros 52-3.     

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