Microfilms of the borough records of Woodstock in Oxfordshire

Scope and Content

Woodstock borough records, 1588-1650 comprising:

  • acts of Portmouth Court, 1588-1621, with gaps
  • chamberlains' accounts, 1608-50.

Administrative / Biographical History

Woodstock, Oxfordshire, returned MPs to parliament in 1302 and 1305. It became a corporation in 1453.

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.bodley.ox.ac.uk).

Acquisition Information

Deposited in the Library by the town clerk, town hall, Woodstock, 1982.


Collection level description created by Susan Thomas, Department of Special Collections and Western Manuscripts.

Other Finding Aids

A description is available in the Library, where there is also a card index to unpublished catalogues.

Corporate Names

Geographical Names