Robert Mossom: Sermon

Scope and Content

A sermon on Luke vi.36 preached by Robert Mossom, 15 October 16[ ], 10 folios.

Administrative / Biographical History

Robert Mossom (d. 1679) was born in Lincolnshire and attended Peterhouse, Cambridge (B.A., 1634; M.A., 1638). He became dean of Christ Church, Dublin, in 1660, and bishop of Derry, in 1666. Mossom published religious works. He died at Derry on 21 December 1679.

Access Information

Open for consultation by holders of a Reader's Ticket valid for the Manuscripts Reading Room.

Acquisition Information

Received from the Irish collection of Henry Bradshaw, 1905.


Description compiled by Robert Steiner, Department of Manuscripts and University Archives. The biographical history was compiled with reference to the entry on Mossom in Sidney Lee, ed., Dictionary of national biography, Vol. VIII (London, 1909), pp. 1083-1084.

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