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A copy of the Essex part of Cox's Magna Britannia, 17th-18th century

Gough Essex 7

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A copy of the Essex part of Cox's Magna Britannia (pp. 649-754), interleaved, with many manuscript additions, including:

  1. A parchment Latin deed of about A.D. 1200, by which Henry rector of South Weald (Walda) gives license to the abbot and convent of Waltham to build a chapel 'infra septa curie sue de Walda'
  2. 'Copy of Mr Wights (the Independent preacher at Haveringwell meeting) excommunicacion of John Farome and Will. Nutting', in the hand of dr. William Derham, sen.
  3. A business letter from Will. Limbree and Henry Meggs in Aleppo to Anthony Abdy, 21 Sept. 1635
  4. Notes by the rev. John Lloyd, rector of Stapleford Tawney


  • Creation: 17th-18th century


1 volume

Language of Materials

  • English
  • Latin


Gough Essex 7

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. 17918

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom