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A large collection of tenures and grants of lands in the county of Essex, from the time of Hen. III. (but particularly from Hen. VIII.) to 25 Eliz., 1583, late 16th century

MS. Rawl. B. 322
Held at the Weston Library

  • Request


  • Creation: late 16th century


259 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. Rawl. B. 322

Custodial History

Olim liber Petri Le Neve, in cujus catalogo numero 39 designatus est. Nota sequens, quæ ad hunc codicem una cum aliis hic jamjam descriptis refert, in volumine affixa est;— "Manuscripts relating to the county of Essex and other counties within the feodary of the dutchy of Lancaster. These MSS. are valuable, and were formerly of P. le Neve, esq., from whose collection they were purchas'd by Cha. Hornby, esq., who in Sept. 1739 died feodary of the dutchy of Lancaster, when they again were purchas'd (under the hammer) by Dr. R. Rawlinson at Cock's auction, mense Oct. 1739. E. U"[mfreville.]

Physical Facet

On paper, in folio


Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom