Tanner | Thomas | 1674-1735 | Bishop of St Asaph and antiquary
Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:
Account by Thomas Tanner of the battle of Merton in 871, probably sent to John Aubrey, [late 17th cent.]
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. c. 6579, fol. 42
Extents: 1 leaf
Dates: n.d. [late 17th cent.]
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. misc. e. 373
Extents: 128 pages
Dates: 16th-18th century
Manuscripts of Dawson Turner, including: Letters addressed to Edmund Henry Barker, the classical scholar Letters from Bishop Thomas Tanner to his uncle Thomas Moore Collections made by George Chalmers (d. 1825), chiefly relating to Shakespeare
Extents: 6 shelfmarks
Dates: 18th-19th cent.
Lists by David Wilkins for his edition of Thomas Tanner, Bibliotheca Britannico-Hibernica.
Shelfmark: MS. Lat. misc. c. 68
Extents: 18 Leaves
Dates: first half of the 18th century
Notebook of Thomas Tanner
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. misc. f. 66
Extents: 55 pages
Dates: 18th century
Tanner's collections contain much on the 17th-century Church, including correspondence of successive Archbishops of Canterbury, Gilbert Sheldon, 1663-77, and William Sancroft, 1677-90; and many papers relating to the Civil War and Interregnum, mainly correspondence of William Lenthall, Speaker of the House of Commons 1640-60. Sancroft's 'Adversaria', comprise mainly theological writings by Archbishop Sancroft.
Extents: 635 shelfmarks
Dates: 10th-18th century