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Templar Diplomatic Texts - Levant


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Individual Templar Diplomatic Texts - Levant

Date: February 26, 1229
Locale: Jaffa
MS:original lost
Type/Summary:
indirect documentation; treaty
Treaty concluded between Emperor Frederick II and the Sultan of Egypt, al-Malik al-Kamil, composed of 9 articles concerning their agreement.
Source Edition:
Summary in :
Claverie, Pierre Vincent. L'Ordre du Temple en Terre Sainte et à Chypre au xiiie siècle. Nicosia: Centre de recherche scientifique sources et études de l'histoire de Chypre, 2005, vol. 3, p. 276-7.
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Date: November 18, 1241
Locale: Tripoli
MS:Malta, Archives of the Order of St. John of Jerusalem, division 1, vol. 5, #20.
Type/Summary:
indirect documentation; treaty
Albert, patriarch of Antioch and legate of the Holy See, promulgates an agreement brought about by the mediation betwen Pierre de Vielle-Bride, Grand Master of the Hospital, and the Hospitallers, on one hand, and Bohemond V, Prince of Antioch and Count of Tripoli, on the other hand, relative to the castles of Maraclee and Chamel, that the order cedes to the Prince according to certain conditions, and collecting an anual rent of 1300 bezants of Acre.
Source Edition:
Delaville le Roulx, J.Cartulaire Général de l’Ordre  des Hospitaliers de S. Jean de Jérusalem. (Paris: Ernest Leroux, 1894-1906), #2280.
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Date: June 1242
Locale: Tripoli
MS: lost
Type/Summary:
judgement
Judgement of arbitration between grand master of the Hospitallers and grand master of the Templars, concerning estates in the lands of Tripoli
Source Edition:
Delaville le Roulx, J.Cartulaire Général de l’Ordre  des Hospitaliers de S. Jean de Jérusalem. (Paris: Ernest Leroux, 1894-1906), #2276 .
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Date: May 31, 1243
Locale: Triopoli?
MS:Malta, Archives of the Order of St. John of Jerusalem, division 1, vol. 5, #24.
Type/Summary:
arbitration
Agreement between the Hospitallers and Templars concerning rights to lands in the counties of Tripoli and Margat.
Source Edition:
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Date: January 4, 1257
Locale: Sidon
MS: original lost
Type/Summary:
privileges accorded
Donation of the lands of Schouf to the Teutonic Knights
Source Edition:
Claverie, Pierre Vincent. L'Ordre du Temple en Terre Sainte et à Chypre au xiiie siècle. Nicosia: Centre de recherche scientifique sources et études de l'histoire de Chypre, 2005, vol. 3, p. 135
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Date: April 14, 1259
Locale: Montpelerin
MS:Malta, Archives of the Order of St. John, div. 1, vol. 5, no. 60.
Type/Summary:
indirect documentation; land transfer.
Hughes, son of Bertrand de Giblet, sells the property of Boutourafig and lands on the plains of Tripoli to Hughes Ravel, Grand Master of the Hospitallers, for five thousand bezants of Tripoli.
Source Edition:
Delaville le Roulx, J.CartulaireGénéral de l’Ordre  des Hospitaliers de S. Jean de Jérusalem. (Paris: Ernest Leroux, 1894-1906), #2915.
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Date: End of summer, 1266
Locale: Tripoli
MS:. original lost
Type/Summary:
 letter
 Announcement by Cistertian living in the East of the invasion by the Baybars of Egypt into the Holy Land.
Source Edition:
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Date: February 26, 1283
Locale: Near Tripoli
MS:Paris, National Archives, Series J, 973, no. 2 bis.
Type/Summary:
public confession
Confession of Guy, former Lord of Gibelet, of his designs to take Tripoli from Bohemond VII, the rightful lord.
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