Milton Abbey Customary 1317 – update

How wrong I was! Now we have had an expert Latinist look at this document – the first line reads “David le Beau holds one messuage and……”

Translating the names is the trickiest part, and it seems some initial capitals are not consistent. However the rest of the text is easy to read.

We would welcome more volunteers to help with the translation of the remaining 60 pages.

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