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Collections by the rev. John Hutchins (d. 1773) towards a history of Dorset: The history of the county, Written in about the middle of the 18th century, chiefly by J. Hutchins

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MS. Gough Dorset 16

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Collections by the rev. John Hutchins (d. 1773) towards a history of Dorset: The history of the county, written out for the press in the hand of an amanuensis, with corrections and additions by Hutchins. Vol. 1, Blandford division.

Dates

  • Written in about the middle of the 18th century, chiefly by J. Hutchins

Extent

343 Leaves

Shelfmark

MS. Gough Dorset 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. 17880

Custodial History

'This original MS. of the History of Dorset in five volumes 4to I received of Dr. William Cuming ... G. Bingham, Oct: 25, 1784.' See MS. Gough Dorset 28.

Physical Facet

On paper

Dimensions

10 3/4 × 8 1/4 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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