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"A collection of the seuerall records in the fower treasuries at Westminster, in the office of records in the Tower and in the kings remembrancers office;" being a particular description of the various repositories and of their records, distinguishing the presses and boxes in which the diferent classes were kept in the time of Jas. I., [1592-1625]

The first part of this collection, which describes the contents of the four treasuries, appears to correspond with a register compiled by Arthur Agard (ob. 1615), deputy chamberlain of the exchequer, which is described by Wood, Ath. Oxon. ed. Bliss, ii. 428, and Nicolson, Historical Libraries, in folio. Lond. 1736, p. 208. That Agard was not, however, the compiler or writer of this MS. is evident from a passage at fol. 20b, which…
Collection: Rawlinson Manuscripts
Shelfmark: MS. Rawl. B. 384, fol. 1
Extents: 1 item
Dates: [1592-1625]

Public records, bulk: 17th century

Collection: Rawlinson Manuscripts
Shelfmark: MS. Rawl. B. 384
Extents: 67 Leaves
Dates: Majority of material found within 17th century