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A copy, apparently made in 1641, of an exemplification

 Single Item
MS. Top. Yorkshire c. 3
Held at the Weston Library

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A copy, apparently made in 1641, of an exemplification, dated Nov. 12, 1604, of the customs of the Forest of Knaresborough, as ascertained by Commissioners on May 24, 1563.


  • Creation: Written in 1641 (?)


18 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Top. Yorkshire c. 3, fols. 1-2]

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MS. Top. Yorkshire c. 3

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 19216


A copy, apparently made in 1641, of an exemplification

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. VI, no. 31707

Custodial History

There is a bookplate (19th cent.) with the arms of Sykes: owned by Pickering, bookseller of 196 Piccadilly, London.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Bought by the Bodleian at the sir C. L. Eastlake sale, June 9, 1894.

Physical Facet

On paper


13 1/4 × 8 1/2 in.

A copy, apparently made in 1641, of an exemplification
EAD version 2020 by Alice Whichelow
Language of description
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Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom