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Norfolk collections by the rev. Francis Blomefield, Chiefly transcribed by him in about 1725-1745

MS. Gough Norfolk 22
Held at the Weston Library

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Norfolk collections by the rev. Francis Blomefield. 'Historical observations, Norf. Suff. Cambr. Ely. 1726' by F. Blomefield: the chief of which are:

  1. Extracts from the 'Liber archidiaconatus Eliensis' (p. 1)
  2. Glossaries of old words, names of places and surnames (p. 31)
  3. Norfolk and Suffolk church dedications (p. 171)
  4. Epitome of Heraldry (p. 223)
  5. Nobility and gentry of Suffolk (p. 248)
  6. History of Charsfield in Suffolk, a transcript (p. 283)
  7. An index is at p. i.


  • Creation: Chiefly transcribed by him in about 1725-1745


316 pages

Language of Materials

  • English
  • Latin


MS. Gough Norfolk 22

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. 18068

Custodial History

Owned by 'Tho: Martin.' Marked 'W.'.

Physical Facet

On paper


8 1/8 × 6 5/8 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom