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Samuel Dale: Journeys to Cambridge

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.3466

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Journal of eleven journies from Braintree to Cambridge. There is a later addition on fo. 1 to 'Dr Woodward', but this is erroneous. The journal, on fos 1-43, is followed on fo. 48 by miscellaneous notes, and on fos 50-87, 92-107, by copies of monumental inscriptions in Cambridge and Cambridgeshire, taken mostly from Le Neve's Monumenta Anglicana.


  • Creation: 1722-1738


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1 volume(s) (1 Volume paper) : paper

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Purchased by Sir Thomas Phillipps at the Heber sale, Feb. 1836, lot 1554, and subsequently Phillipps MS 8361. Purchased at Sotheby's Phillipps sale, 6 June 1898, lot 148.


See T. M. Hughes, 'Dr Dale's visits to Cambridge', Camb. Ant. Soc. Proceedings, NS 14 (1915-16), pp. 95-120.
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