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An abstract of the will of Richard Robinson

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MS. Eng. hist. c. 12
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An abstract of the will of Richard Robinson, lord Rokeby, archbp. of Armagh (d. 1794) dated 10 Feb. 1794: with memoranda of his life, his club at Oxford, etc.: all in the hand of bp. Thomas Percy.


  • Creation: Written about 1793-1800 by bp. Percy


8 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Eng. hist. c. 12, fols. 1-2]

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MS. Eng. hist. c. 12

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 18926


An abstract of the will of Richard Robinson

Biographical / Historical

Richard Robinson (d. 1794) was lord Rokeby, and Archbishop of Armagh. Thomas Percy (1729-1811) was Bishop of Dromore and an antiquary.

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. VI, no. 31015

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Presented by S. G. Perceval esq., 1 Mar. 1891.

Physical Facet

On paper


13 × 9 in.

An abstract of the will of Richard Robinson
EAD version 2020 by Alice Whichelow
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