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Extracts from public and private records relating to Yorkshire and Yorkshire antiquarian collections, Written before 1625 by Roger Dodsworth, written in 1632 by Roger Dodsworth

MSS. Dodsworth 120, 120b
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MS. Dodsworth 120, 1625, 169 leaves: Extracts from public and private records relating to Yorkshire, including:

  1. Fol. 1. extracts from the charter rolls, John-Ed. iv, relating to Yorkshire and Lancashire
  2. Fol. 93. excerpts from inquisitiones post mortem and chancery enrolments
  3. Fol. 101. Yorkshire notes from Hoveden and Matthew Paris
  4. Fol. 111. a few deeds relating to the houses of Furness, Cockersand (fol. 112v), Hough in Lincolnshire, the hospital of St. Katherine in the Tower (fol. 113), St. Augustine's, Canterbury (fol. 115), and Appleton
  5. Fol. 121. lengthy extracts from Selden's History of Tithes
  6. There is also an original chirograph grant to Fountains abbey of about 1220 (fol. 3)
  7. There is a pedigree of Bolton of Bolton by Fangfoss (fol. 153)
  8. There is a catalogue of judges (fol. 155)
  9. There is a list of Yorkshire writers (fol. 169v)

There is an index nominum on fol. vii by Roger Dodsworth.

MS. Dodsworth 120B, 1632, 167 leaves: Yorkshire antiquarian collections, including:

  1. Fol. 1. notes from the chartulary in two volumes of St. Peter's, York, of the abbey lands in the West and East Ridings, July 15, 1632, written and annotated by Dodsworth
  2. Fol. 112. notes from collections of sir Edward Plumpton from a chartulary of Fountains abbey at that time in the possession of [William] Ingleby, esq.
  3. There are also pedigrees of D'Eyvile (fol. 44), Middleton (fol. 46), and Mauleverer (fol. 156)
  4. And notes from the chartulary of St. Oswald's, Nostell, with a list of priors (fol. 160)

There is an index nominum by Dodsworth.


  • Creation: Written before 1625 by Roger Dodsworth, written in 1632 by Roger Dodsworth


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Language of Materials

  • Latin


MSS. Dodsworth 120, 120b

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, nos. 5061-5061*

Custodial History

MS. Dodsworth 120:('C')

MS. Dodsworth 120B: ('CC')

Physical Facet

On paper


8 1/4 × 6 in.

Repository Details

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