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Collections for the history of Ducklington, Hardwick and Cokethorpe

 Single Item
MS. Top. Oxon b. 78
Held at the Weston Library

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Collections for the history of:

  1. Fol. 2. Ducklington
  2. Fol. 277. Hardwick and Cokethorpe, by the rev. William Dunn Macray, rector of the parish

The collection principally consists of MS. scraps pasted into a guardbook, but also contains some printed pieces, especially (fol. 225) particulars of sale.


  • Creation: Written about 1870-1900, principally by the rev. W. D. Macray


372 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Top. Oxon b. 78, fols. 1-2]

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MS. Top. Oxon b. 78

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 19710


Collections for the history of (a) (fol. 2) Ducklington, and (b) (fol. 277) Hardwick and Cokethorpe

Biographical / Historical

William Dunn Macray (1826-1916) was rector of Ducklington, an antiquary and an archivist.

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. 35722

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Presented (with MSS. Oxfordshire charters 666-8) by W. D. Macray, Oct. 19, 1912.

Physical Facet

On paper


17 1/4 × 10 3/4 in.

Collections for the history of Ducklington, Hardwick and Cokethorpe
EAD version 2020 by Alice Whichelow
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Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom