Wood's antiquarian manuscripts, 11th-17th cent.
Wood's antiquarian manuscripts, including:
- Papers relating to the University and city of Oxford
- Heraldic and genealogical papers
- 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.