Detail View: Medieval Document Collection: Cistercian Legal Roll, ca. 1330, Dispute between Abbey of Cambron and Canons of St. Vincent in Soignies

Identifier: 
exwsms142_02p
Manuscript Identifier: 
MS 142
Title: 
Cistercian Legal Roll, ca. 1330, Dispute between Abbey of Cambron and Canons of St. Vincent in Soignies
Alternative Title: 
L'abbaye cistercienne de Cambron legal dispute
Alternative Title: 
MS 142, part 2
Incipit: 
Responsiones tradite per eccle[es]iam senogniesem
Origin Date: 
ca. 1330
Origin Location: 
Cambron-Casteau (Province de Hainaut, Wallonia, Belgium)
Origin Location: 
Abbaye de Cambron
Origin Location: 
Belgium/Northern France
Description: 
Fourteenth-century, unpublished legal opinion in a long-running dispute between the Cistercian abbey of Cambron (Cottineau 1:572) and the college of canons regular of St. Vincent in Soignies (Cottineau 2:3049), in the County of Hainaut. The canons had accused the Cisterican monks of illegally occupying the land in Sars Moullet and elsewhere.
Provenance: 
Produced in present-day Belgium or northern France either at the abbey of Cambron or at Soignies in the County of Hainaut. On dorse: the letter "j" in a contemporary hand and the number "188" in black ink in a later hand, now scratched out. Purchased by Special Collections, Waldo Library from the Mackus Company, Akron, Ohio in 2006 (D5391).
Explicit: 
in appartu suo.
Extent: 
1 roll (2 leaves stitched together)
Subject: 
Abbaye de Cambron--History--Sources
Subject: 
Coll├ęgiale Saint-Vincent de Soignies--History--Sources
Subject: 
Manuscripts, Latin--Belgium--Specimens
Subject: 
Legal opinions--Manuscripts--Specimens
Subject: 
Scrolls--Specimens
Subject: 
Manuscripts, Medieval--France
Subject: 
Manuscripts, Medieval--Belgium
Subject: 
Cistercians--Manuscripts
Subject: 
Legal documents--History
Language: 
lat
Dimensions: 
1059 x 215 mm
Material: 
parchment
Description of Hands: 
Written in a dark brown in a semi-cursive documentary script.
Is Part Of: 
Manuscript 142, Western Michigan University Special Collections
Is Part Of: 
Medieval Document Collection
Publisher: 
Western Michigan University
Date-Issued: 
2013
Type: 
Text
Format: 
image/tiff
Format-Extent: 
965,154,096 bytes
Rights: 
Copyright 2013 Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, Michigan, all rights reserved. The digital version is available for educational use under 'Fair Use' guidelines. For additional permission and further information contact the WMU Libraries, Digitization Center: lib-dc@wmich.edu