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Buckinghamshire records, Written in the first half of the 18th century

MS. Willis 7
Held at the Weston Library

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Buckinghamshire records, copied for Browne Willis:

  1. Fol. 1. Copies of documents connected with Chetwode priory, with a plan of it in qu. Elizabeth's time, chiefly from MSS. 'in the hand of mr. Lawley.'
  2. Fol. 15. Extracts from the cartulary of Luffield priory in the possession of the dean and chapter of Westminster
  3. Fol. 107. Copies of deeds about the manor of Thornton 'in the hands of sir Thomas Tyrrell.'
  4. Fol. 123. Copy of a Chancery bill A.D. 1668, and of an Inquisitio post mortem 30 Mar. 1627, affecting the manor of Thornborough and the Throckmorton family
  5. Fol. 139. Notes of Buckinghamshire inquisitions


  • Creation: Written in the first half of the 18th century


201 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • Latin


MS. Willis 7

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. III, no. 16300

Custodial History

Mark by which the Collection was referred to until about A.D. 1870: fol. 7

Physical Facet

On paper


13 1/2 x 8 3/4 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom