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Register of all the payments made by sir Christ. Wren on account of the rebuilding of fifty churches, bulk: 17th century

MS. Rawl. B. 388
Held at the Weston Library

  • Request

An index of the churches is prefixed, together with the following papers:

  1. Note to Dr. Rawlinson from William Bathoe, offering this MS. with the two which precede and follow (MSS. Rawl. A. 387, A. 389a) for seven guineas;
  2. Memorandum by the son of sir Christopher Wren, that these three volumes (MSS. Rawl. A. 387-389a) were delivered to him by William Dickinson, with a notice of some of the MSS. accounts deposited in the chapterhouse of St. Paul's cathedral;
  3. Reprint of a proposal by Valentine Knight for rebuilding the city of London;
  4. Catalogue of all the edifices erected by sir C. Wren, engraved on a pyramid by H. Hulsbergh;
  5. Printed table of the dimensions of St. Peter's at Rome and of St. Paul's cathedral.


  • Creation: Majority of material found within 17th century


384 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. Rawl. B. 388


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