Skip to main content

A parochial history of Devonshire, in alphabetical order of parishes, by Dr. Jeremiah Milles, written in the second half of the 18th cent. by J. Milles

MS. Top. Devon c. 11
Held at the Weston Library

  • Request

These are accounts based on MSS. Top. Devon b. 1-2, with additions: special attention is given to Church monuments and architecture, and to antiquities, of which there are sometimes drawings. There are no lists of incumbents, nor any general history of the county. Of Plymouth the account is short.


  • Creation: written in the second half of the 18th cent. by J. Milles


187 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. Top. Devon c. 11


In alphabetical order of parishes beginning with Pilton.

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 22764

Related Materials

See also MSS. Top. Devon c. 8-10, 12 for other volumes of the parochial history of Devonshire.

Physical Facet

On paper


14 × 9 3/4 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom