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Collection of four English and Latin pieces, Written in about 1700-1730

MS. Willis 71
Held at the Weston Library

  • Request
  1. P. 1. Copies of epitaphs, chiefly from printed books, written in about A.D. 1700: given to Browne Willis by dr. Robert Shippen, with index
  2. P. 165. Tombs and (fol. 169) epitaphs in Lincoln cathedral, A.D. 1641, copies from two MSS
  3. P. 243. Epitaphs in Gloucester cathedral, from one of dr. Rich. Rawlinson's MSS., lent to Browne Willis in May 1726, and copied by his sons Thomas and Henry on June 6 and 7, 1726
  4. P. 317. An account of the monuments in Bristol cathedral, with general papers about the diocese of Bristol


  • Creation: Written in about 1700-1730


362 pages

Language of Materials

  • Latin


MS. Willis 71

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. 16365

Custodial History

Mark by which the Collection was referred to until about A.D. 1870: 4° 13

Physical Facet

On paper


8 3/4 × 6 7/8 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom