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Collection Level Description: Papers of John Warner

Reference: MSS. Eng. th. b. 4-8, e. 62, e. 176-7; Eng. hist. b. 205; Eng. misc. b. 193-5; Top. gen. c. 75
Title: Papers of John Warner
Dates of Creation: 17th-19th cent.
Extent: 13 shelfmarks

Language of Material: English

Administrative/Biographical History

John Warner (1581-1666) was Bishop of Rochester. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.

Scope and Content

Sermon notes of John Warner, with papers of other members of the Warner family of Walsingham Abbey, Norfolk, including legal estate papers.

Administrative Information

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The papers were given to the Library in 1955 and 1960.

Access Conditions

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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. II, nos. 46550-62.

Access Points


Warner | John | 1581-1666 | Bishop of Rochester

Warner | family | Walsingham Abbey, Norfolk

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