View of frankpledge

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • View of frankpledge (Law) a court of record, held in a hundred, lordship, or manor, before the steward of the leet.
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Usage

In literature:

Of these the most important was the "view of frankpledge" and its attendant police jurisdiction.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 7, Slice 6" by Various
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