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1683

19 letters

From:William Dugdale, Blyth Hall
To:Anthony Wood, Oxford
Date:17 February 1683
Summary:Concerning the death of the Earl of Shaftesbury.
Comment:
Reference:Bodleian, MS Wood F 41, 161

From:William Dugdale, London
To:Anthony Wood, Oxford
Date:1 May 1683
Summary:Having been delayed, he has only just arrived in London. Sends responses to Wood’s questions.
Comment:
Reference:Bodleian, MS Wood F 41, 163

From:William Dugdale, Heralds' Office
To:Anthony Wood, Oxford
Date:17 May 1683
Summary:Sends further responses to Wood’s questions. He also sends a message to the Bishop of Oxford concerning a statue of Henry VIII in white marble that he told him about nearly 3 years ago and suggested it should be obtained for Oxford. He hears that Trinity College, Cambridge are now interested in it.
Comment:
Reference:Bodleian, MS Wood F 41, 165

From:William Dugdale, Heralds' Office
To:John Huntbach, Wolverhampton
Date:20 June 1683
Summary:Concerning a potential clerk has found for him and the repairs to the chancel at Wolverhampton. The news from London includes an account of the Rye House Plot.
Comment:
Reference:Huntbach, private collection

From:William Dugdale, Heralds' Office
To:John Huntbach, Wolverhampton
Date:28 June 1683
Summary:Thanking him for a copy of an epitaph, more about the chancel at Wolverhampton and news about the aftermath of the Rye House Plot.
Comment:
Reference:Huntbach, private collection

From:William Dugdale, Heralds' Office
To:Anthony Wood, Oxford
Date:29 June 1683
Summary:Concerning the statue of Henry VIII and answering various queries.
Comment:
Reference:Bodleian, MS Wood F 41, 166

From:William Dugdale, London
To:John Huntbach, Wolverhampton
Date:7 July 1683
Summary:Concerning the repairs to the chancel at Wolverhampton, the Leveson descent and the political fallout from the Rye House Plot.
Comment:
Reference:Huntbach, private collection

From:William Dugdale, Heralds' Office
To:Anthony Wood
Date:17 July 1683
Summary:Sending questions relating to Sir Richard Wenman of Caswell bart., newly created a baron.
Comment:
Reference:Bodleian, MS Wood F 41, 167

From:William Dugdale, London
To:Anthony Wood, Oxford
Date:4 August 1683
Summary:Concerning the Countess of Huntingdon.
Comment:
Reference:Bodleian, MS Wood F 41, 162

From:James Fish, Warwick
To:William Dugdale, Blyth Hall
Date:11 August 1683
Summary:Reporting on the progress of the gilding in the Beauchamp chapel. Mentions the disapproval of the mayor.
Comment:
Reference:Merevale, HT17

From:William Dugdale, Blyth Hall
To:Anthony Wood, Oxford
Date:[September 1683]
Summary:Concerning Sir John Davies.
Comment:Incomplete
Reference:Bodleian, MS Ballard 14, 10

From:William Dugdale, Blyth Hall
To:Anthony Wood, Oxford
Date:5 September 1683
Summary:Concerning the authorship of Guillim's book on heraldry and other works.
Comment:
Reference:Bodleian, MS Wood F 41, 169

From:William Dugdale, Heralds' Office
To:Anthony Wood, Oxford
Date:25 October 1683
Summary:Concerning Charles Spelman's intention to publish a manuscript written by his grandfather Sir Henry and an invitation from the Earl of Clarendon for Wood to visit him.
Comment:
Reference:Bodleian, MS Tanner 34, 205

From:Charles Coke, Radbourne, Derbys.
To:William Dugdale, Blyth Hall
Date:29 October 1683
Summary:Concerning the monument to be erected to German Pole esq.
Comment:
Reference:Merevale, HT16

From:Anne Pole, Radbourne, Derbys.
To:William Dugdale, London
Date:31 October 1683
Summary:Concerning the monument to be erected to her husband.
Comment:
Reference:Merevale, HT16

From:Denis Grenville, Durham
To:William Dugdale
Date:3 November 1683
Summary:Seeking Dugdale's support for his High Church policies.
Comment:
Reference:Hamper, 428-32  Link to Internet Archive
Merevale, HT4/6/36

From:James Fish, Warwick
To:William Dugdale, Blyth Hall
Date:10 November 1683
Summary:Reports that the chemicals used on gilding the Beauchamp chapel have made the gilder ill.
Comment:
Reference:Merevale, HT17

From:William Dugdale, London
To:Anthony Wood
Date:13 November 1683
Summary:Responding to Wood's letter of 1 November, having consulted the Earl of Huntingdon and Ashmole.
Comment:
Reference:Bodleian, MS Wood F 41, 170

From:William Dugdale, Blyth Hall
To:Ambrose Holbech, Mollington, near Banbury
Date:29 December 1683
Summary:Covering letter for extracts from the public records concerning the Raleghs of Farnborough.
Comment:
Reference:Warwickshire Record Office, Z44