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An account of the bishops of Dorchester, Excerpts and Extracts, Written in about 1730-1740

MS. Gough Somerset 5

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  1. P. 1. An account of the bishops of Dorchester, and (p. 7) Wells, and (p. 15) Bath and Wells, to 1670: of no independent value
  2. P. 55. Excerpts, usually translated into English, relating to Glastonbury abbey, with an account of the benefactions and of the successive abbots. Pp. 143-347 are blank
  3. P. 348. Extracts from the Act establishing and regulating the general Hospital at Bath, 1738


  • Written in about 1730-1740


368 pages


MS. Gough Somerset 5

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. 18215

Physical Facet

On paper, with clasp


12 7/8 × 8 1/4 in.

Repository Details

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