Transcription of Domesday Survey of Bedfordshire by Rev. Thomas Orlebar Marsh
A transcript, tabulation and translation of the Domesday Survey of Bedfordshire, with some parish notes occasionally added, stated to be by the Rev. Thomas Orlebar Marsh.
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Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS. Top. Beds. d. 1].
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MSS. Top. Beds. d. 1-4
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CMD ID 13210
Biographical / Historical
Thomas Orlebar Marsh (1749-1831) of Felmersham House, Bedfordshire, was a vicar, antiquary and naturalist.
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, nos. 31132-5.
The papers were bought at the (Leonard Lawrie) Harley sale, 3 May 1886, by Lord Brabourne.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
The papers were bought by the Library at Lord Brabourne's sale in 1891.
- Transcription of Domesday Survey of Bedfordshire by Rev. Thomas Orlebar Marsh
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