Microfilms of PRO Pipe Rolls 2-19

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Negative microfilms of Pipe Rolls 2-19, Recusant Rolls.

Administrative / Biographical History

The Recusant Rolls were created by the Pipe Office to record proceedings against recusants (those who refused to conform to the rites and ceremonies of the Church of England).

Conditions Governing Access

Entry to read in the Library is permitted only on presentation of a valid reader's card (for admissions procedures see http://www.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/specialcollections).

Acquisition Information

The microfilms were given to the Library by the Abbot and Community of Donai Abbey, Woolhampton, Berkshire.


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

Other Finding Aids

A description is available in the Library.


Roll 2, 1593-4, is published in Catholic Record Society 57.

Additional Information

The originals are held at the Public Record Office.