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Collection Level Description: Heraldic Manuscripts

Reference: MSS. Eng. misc. c. 152, c. 158, d. 227-8, e. 199
Title: Heraldic Manuscripts
Dates of Creation: 16th-19th cent.
Extent: 5 shelfmarks
Name of Creator: Francis Pierrepont Barnard (1854-1931)

Language of Material: English

Administrative/Biographical History

Francis Pierrepont Barnard (1854-1931) was an archaeologist, historian and numismatist. Details are given in Who Was Who.

Scope and Content

Heraldic manuscripts, consisting of:

Administrative Information

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The manuscripts were bequeathed to the Library, with two medieval manuscripts, MSS. Lat. misc. e. 86 and Lat. th. e. 19, by F.P. Barnard in 1931.

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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. I, nos. 43611-15.

Access Points


Barnard | Francis Pierrepont | 1854-1931 | Archaeologist, Historian, and Numismatist

Blount | John | fl 1511 | Fellow of All Souls, Oxford

Cotes | James | fl 1700-1799

Dickinson | William | fl 1800-1899

Lovel | John | d 1408 | Lord Lovel

Morley | Thomas | d 1416 | Lord Morley

Upton | Nicholas | ? 1400-1457

Young | Charles George | 1795-1869 | Sir | Knight and Herald

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