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'Miscellaneous Collections by Samuel Carte Esq.'

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Bound volume containing manuscripts relating to ecclesiastical law including case studies, legal precedents, queries and transcripts of legal documents.


  • Creation: Date not recorded at time of cataloguing


0.1 Linear metres (2 physical shelfmarks)

Language of Materials

  • English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Eng. c. 7803, fols. 1-2]

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Full range of shelfmarks:

MSS. Eng. c. 7284, fols. 116-119; Eng. c. 7803

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 6499


'Miscellaneous Collections by Samuel Carte Esq.' (d. 1752)

Biographical / Historical

Samuel Carte (d. 1752) was a solicitor in Chancery and an Ecclesiastical Antiquary who studied law at Trinity College, Cambridge. He was the son of Samuel Carte and brother of Thomas Carte.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Purchased from Bernard Quaritch Ltd. on 6 May 2010

Related Materials

The Carte papers (MSS. Carte 1-279), mainly comprising collections formed by Thomas Carte, include several volumes of notes and a treatise on the process of a cause in the ecclesiastical courts, by the Rev. Samuel Carte, father of Thomas and Samuel Carte.

Separated Materials

Loose pages are now MS. Eng. c. 7284, fols. 116-9

Catalogue of 'Miscellaneous Collections by Samuel Carte Esq.' (d. 1752)
EAD version 2018
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Repository Details

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Weston Library
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