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Collection Level Description: Registers of the Ordinance Office

Reference: MSS. Eng. hist. c. 64-5
Title: Registers of the Ordinance Office
Dates of Creation: 1642-8
Extent: 2 shelfmarks

Language of Material: English

Scope and Content

Registers of receipts for munitions received into His Majesty's stores within the Ordinance Office, mainly from ships returned from service, October 1642-October 1644, December 1644-February 1648.

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

The registers were bought from P.M. Barnard in 1916.

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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. 39727-8.

Access Points

Civil War, 1642-1649

England and Wales | Ordnance Office

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