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Collection of Latin items, Written in 1638-1651 by Sir William Dugdale

MS. Dugdale 11
Held at the Weston Library

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1. Fol. 1. Transcripts of:

  1. Fol. 1. the foundation charters of Ely and Exeter priories, and the abbeys of Battle and Bath, from John Leland's copies in the custody of Sir Symonds D'Ewes, 1642
  2. Fol. 9. documents from the chartulary (printed in abstract for the William Salt Society, vol. v) of Burton-on-Trent and (fol. 12v) the chronicle (now Cott. MS. Vesp. E. iii) at that time in the possession of William, lord Paget
  3. Fol. 16. a manuscript in the possession of Sir Symonds D'Ewes containing copies of the foundation charters of Thorney, Bury St. Edmunds (fol. 18), St. Augustine's, Canterbury (fol. 20), Worcester (fol. 20v), Glastonbury (fol. 21v), Evesham (fol. 22v), Sandwell and Stanlaw (fol. 24v)
  4. Fol. 24v. deeds from the Daventry chartulary in bibliotheca Spelmanniana 1649, and now Cott. MS. Claud. D. xii in the British Museum, with pedigrees of the Fitz-Walter and Daventry families (fol. 35) and a list of priors (fol. 36)
  5. Fol. 37. deeds from the Worksop register 'penes prenobilem Alitheam Arundelie comitissam, 1649', with pedigrees of Lovetot and Furnivall
  6. Fol. 37v. extracts from MS. Bodl. 212, 'De immutatione ordinis monachorum'
  7. Fol. 43. deeds relating to Bordesley abbey in the possession of Henry St. George, deeds (fol. 43v) in the possession of William Peshale of Sugnall, co. Staffs., relating to Canwell priory, co. Staffs., and the Chester fee, and (fol. 45) copies of 12th-cent. deeds from Cott. MS. Nero D. iii (fol. 47), and portions of a book 'circa temp. R. Edwardi tertii exarato, et in custodia Symonds D'Ewes equitis aurati anno domini 1641', concerning the foundations of monasteries and institutions of religious orders
  8. Fol. 51. an extract, with coloured sketches of arms, from the Historia Eliensis, now Cott. MS. Nero A. xv
  9. Fol. 59. documents in the collections of André du Chesne, historiographer of Louis xiii, at that time (1648) in the possession of Francis his son, at his house 'in vico pergamenario', Paris, and now amongst the Collection Baluze (Bibl. Nat.) MSS. 38-62, being transcripts from royal registers and monastic chartularies some of which are not now known to be extant, followed by excerpts from printed books and (fol. 75) from the Sibton chartulary in the Arundel library (MS. 221)
  10. Fol. 76. deeds in the possession of Sir Symonds D'Ewes and now in the Harleian collection, relating to the hospital of Elsham, co. Lincs., and other houses, and (fol. 79) a roll of deeds concerning Bullington priory, co. Lincs., and (fol. 80v) copies of documents in John Selden's register of Lewes priory, now Cott. MS. Vesp. F. xv, and (fol. 83) Sir Thomas Widdrington's chartulary of Binham, co. Suffolk, now Cott. MS. Claud. D. xiii
  11. Fol. 87. charters in the Percy chartulary penes William Pierrepont, esq., of Thoresby, co. Notts. (fol. 89v), preceded by church notes from churches in France and from Tugby, co. Leics., and Clopton, co. Northants.
  12. Fol. 97. lists of visitations and books in the College of arms, Feb. 3, 1641, followed by lists of references thereto, arranged under subject-headings with an index at fol. 102v (the references are to an old foliation) and an index virorum at fol. 134


  1. Fol. 137v. Church notes and sketches of arms from (fol. 137v) Worcester, Little Malvern (fol. 140)
  2. Fol. 140v. colleges and churches in Oxford and (fol. 150) Oseney abbey
  3. Kidlington and Shipton (fol. 150v)
  4. Whichford (fol. 151)
  5. Christ Church, Oxford (fol. 151v)
  6. Banbury, and Brickleswood, co. Beds. (fol. 152v)
  7. Worksop, co. Notts. (fol. 153)
  8. Bushbury, Walsall, and Brewood, co. Staffs. (fol. 154)
  9. Hanwell, Drayton, and Broughton, co. Oxon. (fol. 155v)
  10. St. Michael's, Lichfield (fol. 156)
  11. Penkridge, co. Staffs. (fol. 156v)
  12. Heanor, co. Derby (fol. 157)
  13. Ternall, co. Staffs. (fol. 157)
  14. Cosham, co. Wilts. (fol. 157v)
  15. Fairford, co. Glos. (fol. 157v)
  16. Brook House and Westbury, co. Wilts. (fol. 158)
  17. Shareshill, co. Staffs. (fol. 158v)
  18. Wendover and Amersham, co. Bucks. (fol. 158v)
  19. Tong and Weston under Lizard, co. Salop. (fol. 159)
  20. Dudley, co. Staffs. (fol. 159v)
  21. Tendring Hall in Stoke by Nayland, co. Suff. (fol. 160)

Labelled 'F.1'


  • Creation: Written in 1638-1651 by Sir William Dugdale


162 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • Latin


MS. Dugdale 11

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. 6501

Physical Facet

On paper


14 1/5 × 9 1/5 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom