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Cambridgeshire Collectanea

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.5777

Scope and Contents

A collection of remarks upon the history of advowsons, tithes, manors and other, similar, historial subjects in various Cambridgeshire parishes compiled by John Caley when secretary of the Record Commission in answer to enquirers, with transcripts and extracts from documents.


  • Creation: 1805-1815


Conditions Governing Access

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2 archive box(es) (2 Boxes)

Language of Materials



Arranged by parishes in rough alphabetical order.

Other Finding Aids

Full list available in Manuscripts Reading Room available on request.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Purchased from Bernard Halliday, bookseller, 30 June 1914.

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Repository Details

Part of the Cambridge University Library Repository

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