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Chronicon of John of Brompton — Jervaulx, Yorkshire. Cistercian abbey of St Mary the Virgin.


Provenance: Jervaulx, Yorkshire. Cistercian abbey of St Mary the Virgin.
Location: British Library, London
Shelfmark: Cotton Tiberius C.xiii
Author/Title: Chronicon of John of Brompton
Type of evidence: c: evidence from locally specific contents, including obits, scribbles, etc.
Notes on evidence:

"Cronica de gestis Anglorum sancte [erased]: Marie Iorevallensis".

Only evidence is the Jervaulx origin of the chronicle.

Date: s. xv
Ownership:

Later owners' names erased on fol. 256v in long inscription dated 1604.

"Robert Cotton" (fol. 3r).