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Collection Level Description: Records of the Oxford Company of Mercers and Woollen Drapers

Reference: MSS. Top. Oxon. c. 360-7(R)
Title: Records of the Oxford Company of Mercers and Woollen Drapers
Dates of Creation: 1649-1786
Extent: 8 shelfmarks

Language of Material: English



Administrative/Biographical History

The Oxford Company of Mercers and Woollen Drapers was amalgamated with the Grocers' Company between 1759 and 1769.

Scope and Content

Rolls of accounts of the Oxford Company of Mercers and Woollen Drapers.

Administrative Information

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The rolls were given to the Library by the Oxford City Council in 1942.

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

P.S. Spokes, Summary Catalogue of Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library relating to the city county and university of Oxford. Accessions from 1916 to 1962 (Oxford, 1964).

Related Units of Description

See also Records of Oxford Companies and Trade Guilds Collected by Frederick Joseph Morrell (MSS. Morrell 1-25)

Access Points

Guilds | England | Oxford

Company of Mercers and Woollen Drapers | Oxford


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