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A short parochial history of the Hundred of Hormer in Berkshire, omitting Abingdon, written in 1829-1830 by W. N. Clarke

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MS. Top. Berks c. 1

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A short parochial history of the Hundred of Hormer in Berkshire, omitting Abingdon: with a letter from Kyffin J. William Lenthall, Dec. 1, 1829, about Besilsleigh (fol. 1b), and one from the rev. W. Slatter, Feb. 13, 1830, about Cumnor (fol. 9b).

At the other end of the volume are short abstracts of some Berkshire fines and inquisitions, chiefly from Westminster chapter records.

(fols. 62-256) are blank.

Dates

  • written in 1829-1830 by W. N. Clarke

Extent

285 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English
  • Latin

Shelfmark

MS. Top. Berks c. 1

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. V, no. 25493.

Custodial History

W.N. Clarke coll. no. 2 (from 1868 to about 1883).

Physical Facet

On paper

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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