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A letter 'To the Barons of the Cinque Ports and two ancient Towns', written in about A.D. 1730

MS. Douce 183
Held at the Weston Library

  • Request

A letter 'To the Barons of the Cinque Ports and two ancient Towns' about the resuscitation of the privilege of assisting at the dinner at the King's Coronation, with full details of what was done on Oct. 11, 1727.


  • Creation: written in about A.D. 1730


17 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. Douce 183

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. IV, no 21757

Our best descriptions for medieval items in this collection are in Medieval Manuscripts in Oxford Libraries under MSS. Douce.

Physical Facet

On paper


13 5/8 × 8 7/8 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom