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Untitled works or fragments; Genealogies of Ulster; Part of the Dinn-Seanchus, or tract on the etymology of the names of remarkable places in Ireland; Brehon laws, 14th-17th century

MS. Rawl. B. 506
Held at the Weston Library

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Five leaves are added at the end containing the following transcripts made in 1663–1664 by sir J. Ware:

  1. (fols. 63–65) Notes relating to Waterford, and chiefly to John Collyne dean of the cathedral (including his will, 3 Sep 1468), "ex MS. membranaceo, scripto tempore Edw. quarti, Regis Angliæ, olim pertinente ad capellanum capellæ S. Salvatoris juxta ecclesiam cathedralem S. Trinitatis Waterfordiæ;" 1459–1484.
  2. (fol. 66) "Charta Theobaldi Walteri Pincernæ Hiberniæ concessa burgensibus villæ de Balli-gauran;" with a description of his seal.
  3. (fol. 67) Record of the consecration of Christopher Bodekin as bishop of Douay, at Marseilles, 4 Nov 1533.


  • Creation: 14th-17th century


63 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • Latin
  • Irish


MS. Rawl. B. 506

Custodial History

Olim possedit Waræus; postea, "Henricus [Jones] Midensis" episcopus; denique, comes de Clarendon, cod. 56.

Physical Facet

On parchment, in folio; in two colums, in three hands


Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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