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Collections made and partly written by dr. Charles Mason for Cambridgeshire, Written partly in about 1730-1760 by C. Mason

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MS. Gough Camb. 16

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Collections made and partly written by dr. Charles Mason for Cambridgeshire. Collections relating to the University, most of the colleges, the churches and various other buildings in the town of Cambridge: Michael House and King's hall, now part of Trinity college, receive special attention (pp. 37-94).

Dates

  • Written partly in about 1730-1760 by C. Mason

Extent

202 pages

Language of Materials

  • Latin
  • English

Shelfmark

MS. Gough Camb. 16

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. 17766

Custodial History

The greater part of the volume is in the hand of dr. Thomas Parne of Trinity (M.A. 1721) according to a note by R. Farmer: the rest by dr. Mason. An index is on p. i. Owned by 'R. Farmer', in whose sale (1798) it was no. 8020.

Related Materials

These are fully described in the printed Gough Catalogue: see also MS. Gough Camb. 72.

Physical Facet

On paper

Dimensions

12 7/8 × 8 1/4 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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