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'Antiquitys concerning Cheshire: collected from authentick records...', Written in 1591-1595 and in about 1730 (?), by T. Stanley and R. Minshull

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MS. Gough Cheshire 1

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'Antiquitys concerning Cheshire: collected from authentick records: with an abstract of their contents; according to the commands of the lord Malpas: by his lordship's humble servant Randal Minshull.' The list of contents is a detailed account of 95 documents, relating to all parts of the county, transcribed in the body of the work.

Pp. 3-242 are the original volume, written in 1591 by 'Your Vncull in Lawe Tho: Stanley', some additions were made in 1595 and later, and finally Randal Minshull wrote two titles and a second list of contents in about 1730.

Dates

  • Written in 1591-1595 and in about 1730 (?), by T. Stanley and R. Minshull

Extent

276 pages

Shelfmark

MS. Gough Cheshire 1

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. 17842

Physical Facet

On paper

Dimensions

16 3/8 × 11 3/8 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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