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List of Probate Courts and their assigned codes

ACS Archdeaconry Court of Sarum (Salisbury, Wilts.)
BARN (Consistory) Archdeaconry Court of Barnstaple
BRIS Diocese of Bristol
COC Manor Court of Cockington
CCC Consistory Court of Canterbury
CDAL Court of the Deanery of the Arches of London
CMCL Commissary Court of London
CNCL Consistory Court of London
CORN (Consistory) Archdeaconry Court of Cornwall
DORC Consistory Court of Dorset
DORS Archdeaconry Court of Dorset
ECC Edinburgh Commissary Court
ECCE (Episcopal) Consistory Court of (the Bishop of) Exeter
EPRE (Episcopal) Principal Registry of (the Bishop of) Exeter
ESC Edinburgh Sheriff Court
EXE (Consistory) Archdeaconry Court of Exeter
GSC Glasgow Sheriff Court
MCE Mayors' Court, Exeter
NEW Newfoundland Probate Courts
PCA Prerogative Court of Armagh
PCC Prerogative Court of Canterbury
PCDC Peculiar Court of the Dean & Chapter of Exeter
PCDE Peculiar Court of the Dean of Exeter
PCDS Peculiar Court of the Dean of Salisbury
PCVC Peculiar Court of the Vicars Choral of Exeter
PPR Principal Probate Registry
TAUN Archdeaconry Court of Taunton
TEMP Manor Court of Templeton
TOT (Consistory) Archdeaconry Court of Totnes
UFF Court of the Prebend of Uffculme
The name by which a particular court was referred to varied. Many names were abbreviated. In the list above the words shown in parentheses may well be omitted. 'Archdeaconry' courts were sometimes called 'Archidiaconal' courts.