The King recognizes an agreement between the Abbot and Barons of Faversham that the Abbott shall hear in his court al cases within the town which concern the liberties of the Cinque Ports, except those belonging to the royal court of Shepway.
Royal letters patent, the Tower of London, 20 November 1261 (46 Henry III). An agreement between the abbot and barons of Faversham.
Parchment, 16 × 9 cms. Part of the second great seal of Henry III in green wax.
Fa/I/2. Tann, Royal Charters of Faversham, pp. 90-1.
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