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Church notes of twenty-seven parishes in the neighbourhood of Oxford

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MS. Top. gen. d. 5

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Church notes of twenty-seven parishes in the neighbourhood of Oxford, including copies of monumental inscriptions, some illustrations and some general notes of the history of the places. Copies of some Christ Church Cathedral monumental inscriptions (1883) are at fol. 51, cf. xiv.

These are partly copied from antiquaries' notes, partly original, and all collected or written by William Plowman of Oxford, about 1875-1885.

Dates

  • written about A.D. 1875-1885 by W. Plowman

Extent

317 Leaves

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Top. gen. d. 5, fols. 1-2]
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Shelfmark:

MS. Top. gen. d. 5

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 20095

Overview

Church notes of twenty-seven parishes in the neighbourhood of Oxford, written about A.D. 1875-1885 by W. Plowman.

Biographical / Historical

William Plowman (fl. 1870-1889).

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. 29755.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Bought from W. Plowman on May 20, 1887, for £3 3s.

Physical Facet

On paper

Dimensions

10 3/4 × 8 7/8 in.
Title
Church notes of twenty-seven parishes in the neighbourhood of Oxford
Status
Completed
Date
EAD version 2020 by Pauline Soum-Paris
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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