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Wood's antiquarian manuscripts, 11th-17th cent.

Wood's antiquarian manuscripts, including:
  1. Papers relating to the University and city of Oxford
  2. Heraldic and genealogical papers
  3. Church notes, for various counties, including Berkshire, Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire


  • 11th-17th cent.

Language of Materials

English , Latin , and Greek

Full range of shelfmarks:

MSS. Wood B. 1-15, C. 1-12, D. 1-5, D. 7-20, D. 33, E. 1-12, E. 14, E. 29, F. 1-21, F. 23-37

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. II, nos. 8463-8588.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The manuscripts were bequeathed to the University in November 1695 and were housed in the Ashmolean Museum until their transference to the Bodleian in 1860.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom