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Swan Marks

Reference code
TIC/015
Title
Swan Marks
Date
early 17th century
Level of description
item
Extent and format
Octavo. Half cloth binding, black, with pale green pasteboard.
Scope and content
Westmorland swan roll; early 17th century. An unfinished roll, possibly made for Sir Francis Fane, afterw. 1st Earl of Westmorland, c. 1620 (cf. fol. 2v). Similar but not identical in content to the Bromehead and Marriott rolls and probably derived from the same original (see notes by Ticehurst, fols. ii verso-iii). Label of the Earl of Westmorland, 1856, on the original vellum covers. Acquired from Francis Edwards, cat. 667 (1943), item 825 (fol. ii).
Creator
Ticehurst, Norman Frederic (1873-1969), surgeon, ornithologist and historian of swan marks
Previous reference number(s)
SAL/MS/819/15