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'In His Majesty's High Court of Delegates. An Appeal from the Prerogative Court of Canterbury'

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MS. Add. D. 89

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'In His Majesty's High Court of Delegates. An Appeal from the Prerogative Court of Canterbury' in the case Rex v. the executors of the rev. James Smyth, pretended next of kin to John Newport esq. of Chelsea. This Brief on the part of the Crown contains voluminous pleas, exhibits, allegations, etc., extending over 1784-91.

Dates

  • Written about A.D. 1791 or soon after

Extent

469 Leaves

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Add. D. 89, fols. 1-2]
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Shelfmark:

MS. Add. D. 89

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 20323

Overview

'In His Majesty's High Court of Delegates. An Appeal from the Prerogative Court of Canterbury'

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. 30309

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Acquired not later than 1883.

Physical Facet

On paper

Dimensions

20 1/8 × 15 1/4 in.
Title
'In His Majesty's High Court of Delegates. An Appeal from the Prerogative Court of Canterbury'
Status
Completed
Date
EAD version 2020 by Alice Whichelow
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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