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Accounts of the Sheriffs of the English Counties

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MS. Eng. hist. b. 112
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Accounts of the Sheriffs of the English Counties (except Durh., Leic., Middlesex, Northumb.) and of Bristol, Gloucester, Norwich and York cities for the year ending Mich. 1714, with those of Northampton for 1711-12 (fol. 12v), and Lancashire for 1711, and 1712-13 (fols. 26v, 15v).

All are copied out as seen and revised by Richard Onslow in 1715. A modern copy of the two Lancashire ones mentioned above is at fol. 28.

(fols. 1-5, 31-end are blank)


  • Creation: written in A.D. 1715


177 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Eng. hist. b. 112, fols. 1-2]

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MS. Eng. hist. b. 112

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 20097


Accounts of the Sheriffs of the English Counties

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. 30013

Immediate Source of Acquisition

With the royal arms on side. Bought from U. Maggs (catal. 85, no. 227) on Sept. 28, 1889, for 18s.

Physical Facet

On paper


16 1/2 × 11 1/2 in.

Accounts of the Sheriffs of the English Counties
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Repository Details

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Weston Library
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