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Account of proceedings of the Brazen Nose Society, 1737, with (fols. 22-92) personal diary, Sep 1737-Jul 1740

MS. Eng. misc. e. 123
Held at the Weston Library

  • Request

Notebooks, numbered I to XX, originally intended by Stukeley for the minutes of the Brazen Nose Society at Stamford, Lincs., but mainly containing his diary, which includes many antiquarian notes and accounts of proceedings of the Royal Society.


  • Creation: Sep 1737-Jul 1740


92 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. Eng. misc. e. 123

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Bought, Sotheby's, 14 July 1924, part of lot 238.


  • Many of the contents are printed in Family memoirs of William Stukeley , ed. W. C. Lukis, Surtees society, 73, 76 and 80 (1882-7).

Physical Facet

Vellum binding

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom