Transcripts of documents, 1558-1603
Transcripts of documents, mainly temp. Eliz. I, relating to:
- (fols. 1-37) the manor of Wakefield;
- (fols. 39-74, 91-108) the Earls of Derby;
- (fols. 85-89) the manor of Ightenhill, Lancs., 1598;
- (fols. 109-122) extracts from a cartulary of Whalley abbey.
- Creation: 1558-1603
Language of Materials
MS. Top. Yorks. c. 12
Other Finding Aids
M. Clapinson and T.D. Rogers, Summary Catalogue of Post-Medieval Western Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library Oxford. Acquisitions 1916-1975. (Oxford, 1991), vol. II, no. 54410.
Towneley Hall MS. XLV, see HMC 3: 4th report (1874) app., 409; Sotheby's, 27 June 1883 (Towneley Hall manuscripts sale), lot 209.