Deeds and papers relating to Ewelme, Oxfordshire, including papers relating to the Ewelme Almshouse Charity.
Ewelme Deeds and Papers
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- ReferenceGB 161 MSS. D.D. Ewelme a. 1-8, b. 1-19, c. 1-170, d. 1-56, e. 1-4
- Dates of Creation[13--]-1975
- Language of MaterialEnglish, and Latin.
- Physical Description256 shelfmarks
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
The Ewelme Almshouse Charity was founded in 1437 when William de la Pole, Earl of Suffolk, founded an almshouse in Ewelme.
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).
Some items may be seen only with the permission of the Ewelme Almshouse Charity trustees. See catalogue for further details.
Deposited at various dates between 1947 and 1983
Collection level description created by Emily Tarrant, Department of Special Collections and Western Manuscripts.
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