Northamptonshire Collections of W. Paterson Ellis

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 161 MSS. Top. Northants. b. 8, c. 47, d. 8, e. 18-21
  • Dates of Creation
  • Language of Material
      English, and Latin.
  • Physical Description
      7 shelfmarks

Scope and Content

Records of the parish of Helmdon in Northamptonshire, collected by W. Paterson Ellis, including original overseers' accounts, churchwardens' accounts, and constables' accounts, and copies by Ellis parish registers.

Administrative / Biographical History

W. Paterson Ellis.

Conditions Governing Access

Entry to read in the Library is permitted only on presentation of a valid reader's card (for admissions procedures see

Acquisition Information

The records were presented to the Library by W. Paterson Ellis in 1901.


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

Other Finding Aids

Falconer Madan, et al., A summary catalogue of western manuscripts in the Bodleian Library at Oxford which have not hitherto been catalogued in the Quarto series (7 vols. in 8 [vol. II in 2 parts], Oxford, 1895-1953; reprinted, with corrections in vols. I and VII, Munich, 1980), vol. VI, nos. 32954-60.