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An account of Lincolnshire and 'A Survey of the cathedral church of Lincoln', Written in the 18th century chiefly by R. Gough

MS. Gough Linc. 11
Held at the Weston Library

  • Request
  1. P. 1. An account of Lincolnshire, especially of the monuments in each church, with indexes, at p. 313: probably, as a note suggests, a transcript by Gough of Brit. Mus. MS. Harleian 6829, and if so the work is by Gervase Hollis: the account of Castor is dated 1629 (p. 84)
  2. P. 345. 'A Survey of the cathedral church of Lincoln, taken by Robert Sanderson S.T.P. in ... 1641, with an account of some monuments erected since. Collected by T[ho.] S[impson], 1735', with index, and Addenda, 1742. At p. 505 is a short paper on the same cathedral, by the rev. -- Richardson, read at the Soc. of Antiquaries of London, 23 Mar. 1775


  • Creation: Written in the 18th century chiefly by R. Gough


540 pages

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. Gough Linc. 11

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. 18010

Physical Facet

On paper


11 3/4 × 9 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
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