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Somerset 'Miscellanies'

 Single Item
MS. Top. Somerset b. 1
Held at the Weston Library

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Somerset 'Miscellanies', among which are:

  1. Fol. 8. 'a perfecte Perticuler or yearly valuacion' of the manor of Bridgwater, 1624, with a copy of an act of 28 Hen. 8 (1536-7), and of two other documents relating to the same place
  2. Fol. 21. An original petition from alms-people of Glastonbury to the King's commissioners, 1637
  3. Fol. 29. An elevation of a 'Screen inside Roman Temple at Bath ...' by Jas. T. Irvine, 1864: there are also a few engravings


  • Creation: Written in A.D. 1624-1864


33 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English
  • Latin

Preferred Citation

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

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MS. Top. Somerset b. 1

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 20557


Somerset 'Miscellanies'

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. 30803

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Acquired by The Bodleian Library in 1890.

Physical Facet

On paper


17 1/4 × 12 in.

Somerset 'Miscellanies'
EAD version 2020 by Alice Whichelow
Language of description
Script of description

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom