Transcripts by W.G. Henderson

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 161 MSS. Lat. liturg. b. 10-13, c. 4-9, d. 21-5, e. 20
  • Dates of Creation
      19th century
  • Language of Material
  • Physical Description
      16 shelfmarks

Scope and Content

Transcripts of medieval English pontificals made by W.G. Henderson from manuscripts in various libraries.

Administrative / Biographical History

William George Henderson (1819-1905) was a historian and dean of Carlisle, 1884-1905. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.

Access Information

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Acquisition Information

The transcripts were given to the Library by the treasurer of the Henry Bradshaw Society in 1927.


Collection level description created by Emily Tarrant, Department of Special Collections and Western Manuscripts.

Other 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. 47840-55.