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'Collections relating to the history, foundation & estate of Trinity college Cambridge. To be burnt', Written in about 1740-1770 by M. Lort

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MS. Gough Camb. 54

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'Collections relating to the history, foundation & estate of Trinity college Cambridge. To be burnt', by dr. Michael Lort, the chief items of which are:
  1. Fols. 1, 25. lists of masters and benefactors (of the old halls on the site of the college, as well as the college), with other lists of Trinity men, 1685-47
  2. Fol. 22. a bibliography of the Bentley affair, 1712-32
  3. Fol. 24v. the Declamation prize-men, 1744-66
  4. Fol. 27, cf. 58. 'a transcript from the Commemoration book'
  5. Fol. 49. epitaphs in the chapel
  6. Fol. 112 rev. notes on the property and livings belonging to the college
  7. Fol. 101 rev. notes on the manuscripts and printed books in the library
(fols. 63-87 are blank)

Dates

  • Written in about 1740-1770 by M. Lort

Extent

117 Leaves

Shelfmark

MS. Gough Camb. 54

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. 17812

Physical Facet

On paper

Dimensions

9 7/8 × 7 3/4 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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