Cambridgeshire Heraldic Visitation

Scope and Content

'Visitation of Cambridgeshire taken by Henry St George, Richmond Heralde of Armes Anno Dom. 1619', a copy of the heraldic visitation, containing coats of arms in pen-and-ink, 96 folios. There is an index on folios 4-5. Inside the front cover is the bookplate of George, Earl Macartney.

Access Information

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Acquisition Information

Presented by Louis C.G. Clarke, 1925.

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The visitation has been printed in Publications of the Harleian Society, xli, 1897.


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