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Westminster Abbey. Copies of calendar entries for deeds

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Westminster Abbey. Copies of calendar entries for deeds
Level of description
Extent and format
fols. 1-350 (lacks 218-95), and separate sections. Foolscap. One red box.
Scope and content
Typescript copies of calendar entries for deeds in the muniments of Westminster Abbey by Dr Edward John Long Scott (d. 1918), Keeper of Muniments, selected and revised by Canon Herbert Francis Westlake, FSA (d. 1925), Custodian of Westminster Abbey; c. 1924-5. Intended for publication as the first volume of Documents at Westminster Abbey. The MS introduction by Canon Westlake indicates the scope of the proposed publication. The surviving sections relate to Middlx., Berks., Lincs., Warws., and Yorks., and miscellaneous. Indexes (incomplete) of names and places. See A.J., 6 (1926), 194 (obituary of Canon Westlake); Who Was Who 1916-1928.
Scott, Edward John Long (1840-1918), Keeper of Manuscripts, British Museum and antiquary
Westlake, Herbert Francis (1879-1925), Anglican clergyman
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Archival history
Owned by Philip Murray Allan, FSA, and presented by him in 1968 (see correspondence).