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w. de Novoburgo — Osney, Oxfordshire. Augustinian abbey of St Mary the Virgin.


Provenance: Osney, Oxfordshire. Augustinian abbey of St Mary the Virgin.
Location: British Library, London
Shelfmark: Cotton Vespasian B.vi fols. 111–182
Author/Title: w. de Novoburgo
Type of evidence: c: evidence from locally specific contents, including obits, scribbles, etc.
  • Evidence:
  • Chronicle
  • Evidence:
  • 'Bigodus abbas noster'
  • Evidence:
  • Chronicle
  • Evidence:
  • 'obiit Edwardus abbas .ii. Osen.'
Notes on evidence:

On fols. 133v, 145r local Osney entries in the margins of the chronicle, death of Bigod 'abbas noster' a. d. 1168, etc.

Date: s. xiii in.
Ownership:

'Mr Savell gave me this boke in Trinitie ferme anno domini 1569' (? in Joscelyn's hand). ? Henry Savile.