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Collection of four English pieces, Written in about 1700-1740

MS. Willis 85
Held at the Weston Library

  • Request
  1. Fol. 6v. A manuscript copy of the printed Survey of Stamford by R. Butcher (Lond. 1646)
  2. Fol. 40. 'Some account of the town of Leicester' by Samuel Carte
  3. Fol. 55. An abstract of W. Grey's Chorographia or Survey of Newcastle (printed in 1649)
  4. Fol. 71. 'Yarmouth extracts from mr. Le Neve's Collections.'


  • Creation: Written in about 1700-1740


81 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. Willis 85

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. 16379

Custodial History

Mark by which the Collection was referred to until about A.D. 1870: 4° 27

Physical Facet

On paper


8 1/8 × 6 5/8 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom