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Dorset (England)

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Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 22 Collections and/or Records:

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Brief Church notes taken in Dorset and Devon by Richard Gough

Brief Church notes taken in Dorset and Devon by Richard Gough, written about A.D. 1780-1800 (?) by R. Gough.
Shelfmark: MS. Top. gen. f. 2
Extents: 39 Leaves
Dates: written about A.D. 1780-1800 (?) by R. Gough
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Brocas Family Deeds

Brocas family deeds, principally concerning property in Berkshire and Hampshire but also relating to property in Buckinghamshire, Devon, Dorset, Gloucestershire, Hampshire, Kent, Oxfordshire, Surrey, Suffolk, Wiltshire and Yorkshire. Members of the family mentioned in the deeds include Bernard Brocas (d. 1400), Johanna Brocas (d 1429), Prudence Brocas (1617-61, her will), William Brocas (d. 1456), and Sir James Whalley S. Gardiner (1788-1851).
Extents: 3 shelfmarks
Dates: [c. 1362-1807]
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Christmas carols copied on vellum by or for Thomas Battrick of Bere Regis, Dorset

Christmas carols copied on vellum by or for Thomas Battrick of Bere Regis, Dorset
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. poet. d. 24
Extents: 10 Leaves
Dates: 1820
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Collections by James Cross

Collections by James Cross relating to the parish of Sturminster Marshall, Dorset.
Extents: 7 shelfmarks
Dates: Late 19th-early 20th cent.
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Correspondence of Richard Gough, John Nichols, and J.B. Nichols concerning the second edition of The history and antiquities of the county of Dorset

Letters to Richard Gough, John Nichols and J.B. Nichols, with many draft replies, 1770-1817, concerning the second edtition of John Hutchins, The history and antiquities of the county of Dorset (4 vols., London, 1796-1815), arranged alphabetically, A-C, P-Y. The volume containing correspondents D-O is MS. Top. gen. d. 3.
Extents: 2 shelfmarks
Dates: 1770-1817
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Correspondence, sketches and estimates of Sir George Gilbert Scott

Correspondence, sketches and estimates of Sir George Gilbert Scott, 1852-1858.
Shelfmark: MS. Top. Dorset c. 6
Extents: 156 Leaves
Dates: 1852-1858
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A fine copy of (John Coker's) Survey of Dorset (printed in 1732)

A fine copy of (John Coker's) Survey of Dorset (printed in 1732)
Shelfmark: MS. Top. Dorset c. 1
Extents: 122 Leaves
Dates: Written chiefly about the middle of the 17th century in several hands
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Gough Collection

Richard Gough Collection
Extents: 96.03 Linear metres (873 boxes)
Dates: 12th-19th century
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Guard-book mainly relating to Dorset

Guard-book, 16th-18th century
Shelfmark: MS. Don. a. 10
Extents: 10 Leaves
Dates: 16th-18th century
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Legal papers relating to the Chancery case of Thomas Bruce, 1st Earl of Elgin, and John Kirke v. the trustees of Mere town lands

Legal papers relating to the Chancery case of Thomas Bruce, 1st Earl of Elgin, and John Kirke v. the trustees of Mere town lands, 1651-1656.
Shelfmark: MS. Top. Dorset b. 2
Extents: 180 Leaves
Dates: 1651-1656
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Map of Nathaniel Dalton's farm in West Stour, Dorset, by Jeremiah Cruse

Map of Nathaniel Dalton's farm in West Stour, Dorset, by Jeremiah Cruse, 1809.
Shelfmark: [Maps] MS. C17:26 (16)
Extents: 1 box
Dates: 1809
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Map of Porter's and Goff's estate in Bagber, Dorset

Map of Porter's and Goff's estate in Bagber, Dorset, c.1730, endorsed 'Old map of Matthew Dowding's farm'.
Shelfmark: [Maps] MS. C17:26 (18)
Extents: 1 box
Dates: c.1730
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Map of the manor of Bagber, Dorset

Map of the manor of Bagber, Dorset, c.1823.
Shelfmark: [Maps] MS. C17:26 (17)
Extents: 1 box
Dates: c.1823
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Miscellaneous bonds

Miscellaneous bonds, 16th-18th century.
Shelfmark: MS. Top. gen. c. 84
Extents: 53 items
Dates: 16th-18th century
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Notes of antiquarian journeys, mainly between London and Poole

Notes of antiquarian journeys, mainly between London and Poole
Shelfmark: MS. Top. gen. e. 58
Extents: 49 Leaves
Dates: Written in 1747-1755 by Joseph Ames
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Pencil and wash drawings of ornamental carving in churches and houses

Pencil and wash drawings of ornamental carving in churches and houses in Wiltshire, Dorset, Somerset, Hampshire and Sussex, mid-19th century.
Shelfmark: MS. Top. gen. d. 54
Extents: 47 Leaves
Dates: mid-19th century
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Rawlinson Manuscripts

Rawlinson's manuscripts, consisting of: Rawlinson A: English history Rawlinson B: English history Rawlinson C: History, theology Rawlinson D: Miscellaneous Rawlinson E: Sermons Rawlinson F: Poetry Rawlinson G: Classics Rawlinson H: Letters Rawlinson I: Mainly theology …
Extents: 5122 shelfmarks
Dates: 8th-18th century
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Rental of the manor of Moor Court, Sturminster Marshall

Rental of the manor of Moor Court, Sturminster Marshall, 1676-1685.
Shelfmark: MS. Top. Dorset c. 5
Extents: 54 Leaves
Dates: 1676-1685, 1703
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Six sermons by John Freke of Wadham college, Oxford

Six sermons by John Freke of Wadham college, Oxford
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. th. e. 24
Extents: 244 pages
Dates: Written in 1683-1698 by John Freke
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Tucker Family Papers

Tucker Family Papers, 1662-1873
Extents: 5.61 Linear metres (51 boxes)
Dates: 1662-1873