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A Study of the Domesday Survey for Shropshire by the Rev. J.B. Blakeway, in four parts, written in the first quarter of the 19th cent. by J. B. Blakeway

MS. Blakeway 23
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  1. (fol. 1) a transcript of the original in Latin
  2. (fol. 69) an alphabetical list of the place-names in Domesday, with notes, not quite complete
  3. (fol. 112c) an arrangement of the Survey according to hundreds, in Latin, with notes
  4. (fol. 148) lists of landholders in Shropshire, in the time of Edward the Confessor, at the time of the Domesday Survey, and (from Blome's Britannia) in 1673.

At fol. 149 is a plan of the projected 'Prolegomena in historiam Agri Salopiensis.'.


  • Creation: written in the first quarter of the 19th cent. by J. B. Blakeway


180 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • Multiple languages
  • English
  • Latin


MS. Blakeway 23

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. IV, no 22095

Physical Facet

On paper


8 5/8 × 6 7/8 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom