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Miscellaneous original papers

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Miscellaneous original papers, chiefly agreements and other legal documents (some with seals), with a few letters, relating to the county and city of Oxford, 1553-1807: arranged chronologically (1553-1690 and 1692-1807). There are many papers about Kidlington and about the Heywood family: and also the Wright family of Oxford.

Dates

  • Written in 1553-1807

Extent

0.22 Linear metres (2 boxes)

Language of Materials

  • English
  • Latin

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Top. Oxon c. 113, fols. 1-2].
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MSS. Top. Oxon. c. 113-114

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 19825

Abstract

Miscellaneous original papers

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. VI, nos. 31872-31873.

Custodial History

In the Phillipps sale, Mar. 23, 1895: once MS. Phillipps 16043.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Bought from Quaritch, March 1895.

Physical Facet

On paper and parchment

Dimensions

13 1/2 × 10 in.
Title
Miscellaneous original papers
Status
Published
Author
Collection Level Description and EAD version 2020 by Alice Whichelow
Date
EAD version 2020
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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