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Transcripts relating to Lincoln Cathedral

Reference code
WIL/16
Title
Transcripts relating to Lincoln Cathedral
Date
1321-1546
Level of description
Item
Extent and format
ff. vi + 120. Folio. Leather binding, brown.
Scope and content
Transcripts, mainly 15th-16th century, of statutes, valuations, customs, etc. of Lincoln Cathedral. Made from various sources including the Liber Niger, Novum Registrum, etc. Owned by William Snawdun, public notary (d. 1 Dec. 1559; see fols. ii verso, 97v). Contents list, fols. ii verso-iii.
Previous reference number(s)
SAL/MS/786/16
Archival history
In sale of MSS of Sir Julius Caesar (d. 1636), 15 Dec. 1757, no. 92 (see cutting on the pastedown). Given to Willson by the Rev. Henry Vincent Bayley, DD, Archdeacon of Stow, formerly canon of Lincoln, 17 June 1832 (fol. i). Sotheby's, 30 May 1888, lot 360.