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1653

11 letters

From:William Dugdale, Blyth Hall
To:William Vernon, Shakerley, Lancs.
Date:29 January 1653
Summary:He has just returned home, having spent months in London helping with the publication of the Monasticon and will now concentrate on Warwickshire. Encourages Vernon to produce an account of Cheshire.
Comment:
Reference:Hamper, 266-7  Link to Internet Archive
British Library, Harleian 1967, 85

From:Sir Simon Archer, Warwick
To:William Dugdale
Date:22 March 1653
Summary:Concerning garnering support for the publication of the Warwickshire among the local gentry.
Comment:
Reference:Hamper, 269  Link to Internet Archive

From:William Dugdale, Blyth Hall
To:unknown
Date:16 April 1653
Summary:Concerning illustrations for the Monasticon and the arrangement of the text.
Comment:Catalogued as to Bysshe, but refers to him in third person.
Reference:British Library, Add MS 22,883, 4

From:William Dugdale, Blyth Hall
To:William Booth, Witton
Date:13 June 1653
Summary:Sending him some documents and asking him to investigate the possible route of a Roman road.
Comment:Damaged at left edge.
Reference:Birmingham Reference Library, Warwickshire MSS L/3, 87

From:William Booth
To:William Dugdale
Date:15 June 1653
Summary:Response concerning the Roman road.
Comment:Draft
Reference:Birmingham Reference Library, Warwickshire MSS L/3, 87

From:William Dugdale, Blyth Hall
To:William Booth, Witton
Date:20 June 1653
Summary:Describing his visit to Sir Thomas Holt at Aston Hall and the state of the archive.
Comment:
Reference:Warwickshire Record Office, CR337/1

From:Thomas Corbyn
To:William Dugdale
Date:September 1653
Summary:Concerning a visit to Staunton Harold and Sir Robert Shirley's sponsorship of the engravings of the Beauchamp chapel.
Comment:
Reference:Hamper, 269-70  Link to Internet Archive
Merevale, HT4/10/1

From:Thomas Ellis, Berkswell
To:William Dugdale, Heralds' Office
Date:19 November 1653
Summary:Concerning the records of the Marrow family.
Comment:
Reference:Merevale, HT4/10/2

From:Gilbert Sheldon, Bridgeford
To:William Dugdale
Date:23 November 1653
Summary:Seeking information about the records of Croxden abbey.
Comment:
Reference:Hamper, 271-2  Link to Internet Archive

From:Sir Simon Archer, Warwick
To:William Dugdale, Heralds' Office
Date:28 November 1653
Summary:Various antiquarian matters, including the suggestion that Dugdale should print one of the available manuscript county histories.
Comment:
Reference:Hamper, 272-3  Link to Internet Archive
Merevale, HT4/3

From:Gerard Langbaine, Oxford
To:William Dugdale
Date:16 December 1653
Summary:Concerning a Latin inscription from Chester and Somner's need for Anglo-Saxon type.
Comment:
Reference:Hamper, 274-5  Link to Internet Archive
Bodleian, MS Ashmole 854, 297