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'Rentale prioratus de Schireborne, 6 Edw. 3' etc.

 Single Item
MS. Top. Hants c. 2
Held at the Weston Library

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  1. Fol. 1. 'Rentale prioratus de Schireborne, 6 Edw. 3', i.e. of the Benedictine priory of Sherborne in Hampshire, in 1332
  2. Fol. 5. An extract from the Valor Ecclesiasticus of Jan. 1545/6, so far as relates to Queen's college, Oxford, and its possessions
  3. Fol. 11v. A rental of the chantry of the Holy Trinity and st. Katharine at Childrey, in 1548

These appear to be all copied from papers in the archives of Queen's college, Oxford, by Edward Rowe Mores.


  • Creation: Written about the middle of the 18th century


14 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • Latin

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Top. Hants c. 2, fols. 1-2]

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MS. Top. Hants c. 2

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 20489


'Rentale prioratus de Schireborne, 6 Edw. 3' etc.

Biographical / Historical

Edward Rowe Mores (1731-1778) was an antiquary.

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. 30720

Immediate Source of Acquisition

This may have come to the Library in 1809 with nos. 28037-45.

Physical Facet

On paper


13 3/4 × 8 3/4 in.

'Rentale prioratus de Schireborne, 6 Edw. 3' etc.
EAD version 2020 by Alice Whichelow
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Repository Details

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Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom