IMC 2006: Sessions

Session 1524: The Expansion and Consolidation of Lordship in the Medieval British Isles, I

Thursday 13 July 2006, 09.00-10.30

Sponsor:University of Durham
Organiser:Keith Alan Waters, University Library, University of Durham
Paper 1524-aStarting from Scratch: Establishing Lordship in Late 13th-Century Thomond
(Language: English)
Beth Hartland, Department of History, King's College London
Index terms: Administration, Politics and Diplomacy
Paper 1524-bExpansion: The Growth of the Lordship of Desmond
(Language: English)
Keith Alan Waters, University Library, University of Durham
Index terms: Administration, Politics and Diplomacy
Paper 1524-cManaging Cross-Border Lordships: Experiences of the Anglo-Scottish Families of Brus (Bruce) and Balliol in the 12th and 13th Centuries
(Language: English)
Ruth M. Blakely, Independent Scholar, Durham
Index terms: Administration, Politics and Diplomacy
Abstract

These sessions (The Expansion and Consolidation of Lordship in the Medieval British Isles, I & II) will explore the methods used by landholders throughout the British Isles to establish, consolidate, and expand their power and authority in their localities.