IMC 2009: Sessions

Session 1608: Marches and Marchers: Land, Law, and Lordship, III

Thursday 16 July 2009, 11.15-12.45

Sponsor:St Andrews Institute of Mediaeval Studies, University of St Andrews / Department of History & American Studies, Canterbury Christ Church University
Organiser:Linsey F. Hunter, St Andrews Institute of Mediaeval Studies, University of St Andrews
Moderator/Chair:Dauvit Broun, School of Humanities (History), University of Glasgow
Paper 1608-aThe fitzAlan Stewards: A Frontier Family at Dol, Shropshire, and Renfrewshire
(Language: English)
Melissa Pollock, School of History, University College Dublin
Index terms: Charters and Diplomatics, Genealogy and Prosopography, Geography and Settlement Studies
Paper 1608-bThe Beginnings of a Marcher Society: South-East Scotland under English Occupation and Scottish Re-Conquest, 1296-1328
(Language: English)
Jonathan Gledhill, Department of History, Lancaster University
Index terms: Charters and Diplomatics, Geography and Settlement Studies, Law, Politics and Diplomacy
Paper 1608-cDubbing Knights in the 13th-Century March of Wales
(Language: English)
Max Lieberman, Wolfson College, University of Cambridge
Index terms: Genealogy and Prosopography, Geography and Settlement Studies, Law, Politics and Diplomacy
Abstract

This session will focus directly upon lordship and landholding across border regions examining the fluidity of settlement as well as the importance of cultural and legal norms in establishing and managing relationships and estates.