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Henry Hill: Precedents and heraldic memoranda

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.4515

Scope and Contents

A collection of heraldic questions, memoranda, precedents, accounts of fees and other papers compiled by Henry Hill and written in his hand, 156 folios. The volume includes a copy of a letter from S. Martin Leake to [Francis] Hutcheson, 20 December 1733 (fo. 37), and an account of the coronation of King George II (fo. 88).


  • Creation: 1770


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1 volume(s) (1 Volume)

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

The volume was formerly part of the collection of Sir Albert W. Woods, Garter King, whose initials are stamped on the back. Presented to the Library by the Revd T.A. Walker, 1911.

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