Bodleian Library logo

Collection Level Description: Transcripts by W.G. Henderson

Reference: MSS. Lat. liturg. b. 10-13, c. 4-9, d. 21-5, e. 20
Title: Transcripts by W.G. Henderson
Dates of Creation: 19th cent.
Extent: 16 shelfmarks

Language of Material: Latin



Administrative/Biographical History

William George Henderson (1819-1905) was a historian and dean of Carlisle, 1884-1905. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.

Scope and Content

Transcripts of medieval English pontificals made by W.G. Henderson from manuscripts in various libraries.

Administrative Information

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The transcripts were given to the Library by the treasurer of the Henry Bradshaw Society in 1927.

Access Conditions

Entry to read in the Library is permitted only on presentation of a valid reader's card (for admissions procedures see http://www.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/services/admissions/).

Further Information

Finding Aids

M. Clapinson and T.D. Rogers, Summary Catalogue of Post-Medieval Western Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library Oxford. Acquisitions 1916-1975. (Oxford, 1991), vol. II, nos. 47840-55.

Access Points

Pontificals

Henderson | William George | 1819-1905 | Historian


Contact Information
Search Online Catalogues

Consulting material: To consult archives and manuscripts, a full and unrestricted Bodleian reader's card (Group A) is required. You should apply for your card at the Admissions Office.

Pre-ordering: Before your visit you may order up to ten items by emailing specialcollections.bookings@bodleian.ox.ac.uk. Please be advised that some collection material is held offsite; we advise pre-ordering at least two working days before your visit to ensure material is available on your arrival.

Transformation from XML to HTML by Lawrence Mielniczuk
09 June 2011