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Annales Abbendonie, etc. — Abingdon, Berkshire. Benedictine abbey of St Mary the Virgin.


Provenance: Abingdon, Berkshire. Benedictine abbey of St Mary the Virgin.
Location: British Library, London
Shelfmark: Arundel 326
Author/Title: Annales Abbendonie, etc.
Type of evidence: c: evidence from locally specific contents, including obits, scribbles, etc.
Notes on evidence:

Contemporary table of contents (fol. 7) lists, in addition to the pieces at present in the MS, the following now lost: 'Item de fundacione domus Abbendonie 7 de bonis que reges 7 Abbates domui contulerunt, Item de purgatorio patricii, Item vita sancte marie Egiptiace, Item vita sancte Marine Virginis, Item Epistola Aristotelis ad Alexandrum magnum de dieta.' The kalendar (s. xii) contains the obit of Abbot Vincent (d. 1130) at 29 March.

Date: s. xii-xiii ex
Ownership:

William Howarde (fol. 1r)