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Statuta Anglie, etc. (partly in French) — Coventry, Warwickshire. Benedictine cathedral priory of St Mary the Virgin.


Provenance: Coventry, Warwickshire. Benedictine cathedral priory of St Mary the Virgin.
Location: Bodleian Library , Oxford
Shelfmark: Douce 139
Author/Title: Statuta Anglie, etc. (partly in French)
Type of evidence: inferred evidence
Notes on evidence:

Twenty leaves containing documents relating to St Mary's, Coventry, detached from the end of Digby 139, were given by Douce to the Coventry antiquary, Thomas Sharpe: for the contents of these leaves see Monasticon (1818), 3. 185. They and the Chartulary of St Mary passed into the Staunton collection (see W. G. Fretton in Transactions of the Birmingham Arch. Soc. (1876) p. 38, and were no doubt burnt in the fire at Birmingham Reference Library in 1879.

Date: s. xiii
Ownership:

Henry Ferrers.