Accounting at Durham Cathedral Priory

Management and Control of a Major Ecclesiastical Corporation, 1083–1539

  • Alisdair Dobie

Part of the Palgrave Studies in the History of Finance book series (PSHF)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. Alisdair Dobie
    Pages 1-8
  3. Alisdair Dobie
    Pages 9-46
  4. Alisdair Dobie
    Pages 76-116
  5. Alisdair Dobie
    Pages 157-182
  6. Alisdair Dobie
    Pages 183-210
  7. Alisdair Dobie
    Pages 211-224
  8. Back Matter
    Pages 225-341

About this book


This study utilizes the rich archives which survive at Durham Cathedral to examine the way in which accounting methods and systems were adopted and adapted to manage income and expenses, assets and liabilities in changing economic environments.


accounting business development economics environment finance financial history financial management history management methods

Authors and affiliations

  • Alisdair Dobie
    • 1
  1. 1.University of StirlingUK

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