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Taxatio ecclesiastica — Winchester, Hampshire. College of St Mary the Virgin of Winchester.


Provenance: Winchester, Hampshire. College of St Mary the Virgin of Winchester.
Location: College Library, Winchester
Shelfmark: 38
Author/Title: Taxatio ecclesiastica
Type of evidence: inferred evidence
Notes on evidence:

A book given by the founder 'in quo continentur taxaciones omnium ecclesiarum in singulis Diocesibus per totam Angliam' was brought to the college in 1418–19 by John Arnold, summonitor to Bishop Wykeham. It is entered (without second folio) in the inventory in the Liber Albus, fol. 34v, where it is said to be 'modo in manibus Custodis', to which is added 'in manibus Park' (John Park, fellow of Winchester 1430–72).

Date: s. xiv ex.
Medieval Catalogue: SC335.172

Further details of medieval catalogue: SC335. SECULAR INSTITUTIONS: Secular Colleges: Winchester College: Inventory of the library, 30 July 1428 {x} 24 August 1429
Ownership:

William of Wykeham (d. 1404), bishop of Winchester.