Papers of Sir Richard Cocks
Writings and parliamentary diaries of Sir Richard Cocks.
- c. 1681-1726
0.33 Linear metres (3 boxes)
Language of Materials
Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS. Eng. hist. b. 209, fols. 1-2].
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MSS. Eng. hist. b. 209-210
Collection ID (for staff)
CMD ID 10354, 10355
Writings and parliamentary diaries of Sir Richard Cocks
Biographical / Historical
Sir Richard Cocks, 2nd Baronet (d. 1726) was MP for Gloucestershire. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.
Other Finding Aids
M. Clapinson and T.D. Rogers, Summary Catalogue of Post-Medieval Western Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library Oxford. Acquisitions 1916-1975. (Oxford, 1991), vol. I, nos. 39651-2.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
The papers were bought from Richard Gilbertson in 1964.
- Papers of Sir Richard Cocks
- Collection Level Description by Emily Tarrant; EAD version 2019 by Alice Whichelow
- EAD version 2019
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