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'An abstract of the title of John Wharton Esq. to his paternal estates in Yorkshire...'

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MS. Top. Yorks b. 2

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'An abstract of the title of John Wharton Esq. to his paternal estates in Yorkshire & amongst others to his estate of Brotton in the parish of Skelton in Cleveland', the deeds ranging from 1729 to 1793.

The watermark of the paper is 1806: there is a pencilled note on fol. 58 dated 1829. On fol. 63v is a short pedigree of the Hall family, to illustrate the descent of the property.

Dates

  • Written in or soon after A.D. 1806

Extent

65 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Top. Yorks b. 2, fols. 1-2]
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Shelfmark:

MS. Top. Yorks b. 2

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 19476

Abstract

'An abstract of the title of John Wharton Esq. to his paternal estates in Yorkshire...'

Biographical / Historical

John Wharton (fl. 1806).

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. 32764

Immediate Source of Acquisition

In the Phillipps Library MS. 24127, and in the Phillipps sale on June 10, 1899, lot 1240, when it was bought by the Bodleian.

Physical Facet

On paper

Dimensions

16 3/8 × 13 1/2 in.
Title
'An abstract of the title of John Wharton Esq. to his paternal estates in Yorkshire...'
Status
Completed
Date
EAD version 2020 by Alice Whichelow
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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