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Notes from public records and some historical and legal pieces, Written after 1660 and in part after 1680 by Sir William Dugdale

MS. Dugdale 10
Held at the Weston Library

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Notes from public records and some historical and legal pieces:

1. Excerpts from:

  1. Fol. 9v. wardrobe accounts, for various dates between 31 Ed. i and 12 Ed. iii
  2. Fol. 28. great wardrobe accounts 21 Ed. iii-temp. Hen. vi, now in the Public Record Office
  3. Followed (fol. 65) by 'The names of all the earles, barons etc. reteyned under the high and mighty prince John, regent of the kingdome of France, duke of Bedford ...' and a note (fol. 66) from the close roll of 44 Ed. iii
  4. Fol. 67. charter rolls, 1 John-56 Hen. iii, and (fol. 84) patent rolls


  1. Fol. 68. 'Divers remarkable observations, relating to sundry persons, famous for their knowledge in the laws of this realme, made by ... learned in that profession, and cheifly collected from the yeare-bookes'
  2. Fol. 93v. 'An answer to a certaine pamphlet, intituled the antient right of the commons of England asserted, printed at London in a° 1680'
  3. Fol. 103v. 'The beginning of the controversye between the houses of Yorke, and Lancaster'
  4. Fol. 105v. 'The arraignment of Philip Howard earle of Arundell ... 10 Aprilis a0 1589'
  5. Fol. 110. 'Certaine breif observations of sundry particulars [relating to the baronage] in the time of K. Henry the viiiths reigne'
  6. Fol. 114v. copy of 'a certain narrative, written by the late bishop of Ely (dr. Matthew Wren) with his own hand, of that remarkable conference; which after his return from Spain with prince Charles (a° 1623), he had with [the bishops of Durham, Winchester, and St. David's]'
  7. Fol. 114v. 'A true accompt of the strange recovery wroght upon ... Wallys, a poore man in Stamford in the county of Lincolne, from a dangerous consumptive infirmity, in or about the yeare 1655'

Labelled 'E.2'


  • Creation: Written after 1660 and in part after 1680 by Sir William Dugdale


126 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • Multiple languages
  • Latin
  • French
  • English


MS. Dugdale 10

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. 6500

Physical Facet

On paper


11 4/5 × 7 4/5 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom