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Papers chiefly by Ant. Wood, Written chiefly in the 17th century

MS. Ballard 46

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Papers chiefly by Ant. Wood, of which the chief are:
  1. Fols, 1, 177. Notes on Merton College, Oxford, chiefly by Antony Wood, comprising notices of the Fellows, 1268-1305, 1436-1455 (MS. Ballard 46* contains a transcript of the missing notes, 1305-1436), of the Founder (fol. 28), the Library (fol. 49), etc. See MS. Ballard 70 ad fin
  2. Fol. 93. Notes about Magdalen Hall and its alumni, Oxford, by Hen. Wilkinson (1671) and others
  3. Fol. 120. Miscellaneous pedigrees, family notes, and the like, by Ant. Wood and others. At fol. 176 is a 'Catalogue of papers that were Anth. a Wood['s] in my [i.e. Rawlins'] possession.'


  • Written chiefly in the 17th century


184 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • Multiple languages
  • English
  • Latin

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MS. Ballard 46

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. III, no. 10832

Physical Facet

On paper


14 1/8 × 10 1/4 in.

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