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"Historical collections relating to England, made in the years 1700, 1701," by Thomas Hearne; being the commencement of a general description of England according to its counties, 1700, 1701

MS. Rawl. B. 246
Held at the Weston Library

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The contents of the volume are as follows:

  1. (p. 1) Chap. i. A general description of Britain.
  2. (p. 13) Chap. ii. Berkshire.
  3. (p. 23) Chap. iii. Bedfordshire.
  4. (p. 29) Chap. iv. Buckinghamshire.
  5. (pp. 48–467) Chaps. v.–xxii. Annals of the University of Cambridge to the founding of King's College in 1443, with copious notices of the writers belonging to the several colleges described in the course of the annals.

At the end is an appendix of notes to Berkshire, chiefly occupied with an account of the college founded at Shottesbrooke, and a biogragraphical notice of H. Dodwell.


  • Creation: 1700, 1701


247 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. Rawl. B. 246


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