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A certified copy of the Act of Parliament 1 Eliz. cap. 24

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MS. Eng. hist. a. 1 (R)

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  1. A certified copy of the Act of Parliament 1 Eliz. cap. 24, by which the chantries and other religious foundations of queen Mary's reign were annexed to the crown or reformed
  2. 'Articles to be enquired of ...' by the Commissioners under the Act
  3. A copy of the deed appointing Commissioners under the Act for the county of Nottingham, March 4, 1559/60
The three documents are fastened together and bear part of the first great seal of Elizabeth.

Dates

  • Written in A.D. 1559

Extent

1 roll

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Eng. hist. a. 1 (R), fols. 1-2]
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Shelfmark:

MS. Eng. hist. a. 1 (R)

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 20366

Overview

A certified copy of the Act of Parliament 1 Eliz. cap. 24

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. 30456

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Found in the Gough room in 1889.

Physical Facet

On parchment

Dimensions

In four membranes, (a) 16 7/8 in. × 17 1/2 in., three rolls (1) 8 ft. 10 3/4 in. × 11 3/8 etc. in. (3) 10 1/8 in. × 19 in. with part of the great seal in a cloth box 3 1/4 × 4 1/4 × 21 1/2 in.
Title
A certified copy of the Act of Parliament 1 Eliz. cap. 24
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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