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Notes relating to the city of York, Written in 1712

MS. Gough Yorks. 22
Held at the Weston Library

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Notes relating to the city of York:

  1. Fol. 1. 'An inventory of all the jewells, plate, copes, vestments & other ornaments, as well in the Revestry of the cathedrall church of York, as allso appertaining to the High Alter there, in the time of king Edward the sixth.'
  2. Fol. 7v. 'The names of all the Colledges, houses of religion, frieries, nunneries, parish churches and chappells, with in the citty of York and suburbs ...'
  3. Fol. 10. 'The names of all the Arch Bishops ...' to 1641
  4. Fol. 18e. 'A brief historicall view of the severall foundations and buildings of the cathedrall church of York. In three parts', copied from the autograph MS. by dean Thomas Gale in 1712: with a few copies of documents added
  5. Fols. 50c. 'The names of all the mayors and bayliffs, lord mayors and sheriffs, of the city of York ...', 1273-1657, with some historical notes relating to the city


  • Creation: Written in 1712


124 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. Gough Yorks. 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. 18289

Physical Facet

On paper


7 1/2 × 5 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
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