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'Analecta Wiltoniensia'

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MS. Top. Wilts e. 1
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'Analecta Wiltoniensia', notes on Wiltshire antiquities, consisting of:

  1. General remarks (fols. 1, 120)
  2. two alphabetical series of names of places, interleaved, with notes and index (fols. 4, 90v, 112)
  3. References to authorities are freely given, and additions made, and Aubrey's collections were used
  4. The dates 1697, 1698, occur on fols. 89v, 116v, and the hand appears to be that of bp. Thomas Tanner
  5. At fol. 143 is an inserted leaf, bearing a list of standard historical works, and on the verso a list of five more 'received [at Oxford] by Bartlet's waggon' on May 26, 1694


  • Creation: Written chiefly about A.D. 1697-1700 by T. Tanner


145 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English

Preferred Citation

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

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MS. Top. Wilts e. 1

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 20568


'Analecta Wiltoniensia'

Biographical / Historical

Thomas Tanner (1674-1735) was Bishop of St Asaph and 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. 30816

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Acquired by The Bodleian Library in 1890.

Physical Facet

On paper


8 5/8 × 6 3/4 in.

'Analecta Wiltoniensia'
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