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Collection of five English MSS., Written in the 17th and 18th century

MS. Gough Wilts 1
Held at the Weston Library

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  1. Written in 1713. (fol. 14). Copy of the Wiltshire poll of 8 Sept. 1713 (formerly MS. Gough Wilts 1)
  2. Written in 1718-19. (fol. 51). 'A rentall of Mr Richard Spinney, chamberlain of the City of New Sarum, 1718, 1719' (formerly MS. Gough Wilts 2)
  3. Written in 1722-23. (fol. 65). 'A list of Bondmoney in the time of Richard Spinney esq, mayor of the City of New Sarum, 1722, 1723', giving the principals, security, etc. (formerly MS. Gough Wilts 3)
  4. Written in 1663. (fol. 83). The original accounts of the collection for a royal aid in New Street Ward, Salisbury, 1663, with official signatures and seals (formerly MS. Gough Wilts 7, perhaps not really part of the Gough collection)
  5. Written in about 1724-52. (fol. 95). Collections for Wiltshire, by Edward Steele, consisting chiefly of lists of parochial clergy and remarkable incidents (formerly MS. Gough Wilts 5)


  • Creation: Written in the 17th and 18th century


148 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. Gough Wilts 1

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. 18260

Physical Facet

On paper


14 7/8 × 10 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom