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Some collections for Cornwall by Edw. Steele, Written in about 1740-1752, etc., chiefly by E. Steele

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MS. Gough Cornwall 2

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Some collections for Cornwall by Edw. Steele, consisting of:
  1. Notes of remarkable occurrences, lists of parochial clergy, etc.
  2. At fol. 5v is a facsimile of a Latin inscription found near Camelford in 1745
  3. At fol. 6 some local words
  4. At fol. 37 'A Cornish Dialogue between Gracy Penveor and Mally Trevisky', (beg. 'Fath and Trath then') 'from a MS. copy communicated by the revd Charles Lethbridge ... Oct. 30, 1790.'

Dates

  • Written in about 1740-1752, etc., chiefly by E. Steele

Extent

39 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English

Shelfmark

MS. Gough Cornwall 2

Other Finding Aids

Falconer Madan, et al., A summary catalogue of western manuscripts in the Bodleian Library at Oxford which have not hitherto been catalogued in the Quarto series (7 vols. in 8 [vol. II in 2 parts], Oxford, 1895-1953; reprinted, with corrections in vols. I and VII, Munich, 1980), vol. II, no. 17852

Physical Facet

On paper

Dimensions

8 3/4 × 6 7/8 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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