Gilbert Sheldon’s seal in respect of Baxter

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 123 DWL/RB/1/157
  • Former Reference
      GB 123 Treatises iv.119
  • Dates of Creation
      25 February 1660/1
  • Language of Material
  • Physical Description
      f 399, 258 x 180 mm.

Scope and Content

Original parchment licence to preach from the Bishop of London to Baxter: 'Gilbertus permissione divina Londiniensis Episcopus Dilecto nobis in Xpo [Christo] Richardo Baxter Clerico. ‘I Salutem, gratiam, et benedictionem,’

Other Finding Aids

Argent / Black iv.119; Thomas p.10

Custodial History

The original seal is recorded as missing in Black.


For Gilbert Sheldon (1598-1677), Bishop of London from 1660, Archbishop of Canterbury from 1663, see Corr 669, 722, 1148, WR and ODNB.