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A copy of the Latin Statutes of Hereford cathedral

 Single Item
MS. Bodl. 873
Held at the Weston Library

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A copy of the Latin Statutes of Hereford cathedral, including those of the college of Vicars choral (p. 48) and the hospital of St. Ethelbert at Hereford (p. 65), as sanctioned by the king on May 31, 1636.


  • written in about 1636-1640, at Hereford


92 pages

Language of Materials

  • Latin

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Bodl. 873, pp. 1-2]
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MS. Bodl. 873

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 18508


A copy of the Latin Statutes of Hereford cathedral

Biographical / Historical

Biographical details unknown.

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. V, no. 27969.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

'J. Price, Jes. Coll.': 'Liber Bibl. Bodl. Oxon. ex don. J. P.': the registers show that this donor was the rev. John Price, Bodley's Librarian.

Acquired by The Bodleian Library in 1795.

Physical Facet

On paper


12 1/2 × 8 1/2 in.
A copy of the Latin Statutes of Hereford cathedral
EAD version 2020 by Pauline Soum-Paris
Language of description
Script of description

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom