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Extracts from records, chiefly relating to Northamptonshire, Written in about 1720-1722

MS. Top. Northants c. 36
Held at the Weston Library

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Extracts from records, chiefly relating to Northamptonshire, among which are:

  1. P. 1. Particulars of the fifteenth and tenth levied on the county in 1415
  2. P. 19. Royal grants of land in various counties, 1510-1582
  3. P. 79. Extracts from an abstract of the duke of Montague's Evidences, Nov. 1722, relating to the county: including a list of Sir Edw. Montague's lands in July 1556
  4. P. 189. 'Wills and deeds etc. out of the books of Ld Griffin, 1722,' relating to the county
  5. P. 241. 'Some collections out of [Augustus] Vincents Books in the College of Arms A° 1720.'
  6. P. 297. Arms and inscriptions in the windows of Peterborough cathedral, the abbot's hall there, and some churches in the county
  7. P. 357. A survey of the royal Forests in Nottinghamshire and Rutland, 1564.

Indexes of persons and places follow


  • Creation: Written in about 1720-1722


394 pages

Language of Materials

  • Multiple languages
  • English
  • Latin


MS. Top. Northants c. 36


Bridges' Northamptonshire MSS. EE 7. 36

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. 16653

Physical Facet

On paper


13 × 8 3/8 in.

Repository Details

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