Skip to main content

'Buckinghamshire Collectanea', Written in about A.D. 1710

MS. Willis 21
Held at the Weston Library

  • Request

'Buckinghamshire Collectanea':

  1. Fol. 1. Fifty pedigrees of Buckinghamshire families, from the Visitation record of A.D. 1634, with additions
  2. Fol. 65. A transcript of the Testa de Neville (before A.D. 1250), so far as it relates to the county, made from the original
  3. Fol. 120. A transcript of the Buckinghamshire part of the Liber Cedularum or register of wardships, 1509-87, with some additions

This was one of the earliest of Browne Willis's volumes of collections, and copied for or by him largely from Peter Le Neve's papers.


  • Creation: Written in about A.D. 1710


137 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English
  • Latin


MS. Willis 21

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. 16314

Custodial History

Mark by which the Collection was referred to until about A.D. 1870: fol. 21

Physical Facet

On paper


13 1/2 × 8 3/4 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom