Catalogue description Historical Compilations concerning York Minster

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Title: Historical Compilations concerning York Minster

This collection comprises two tabulae in triptych form c1390 containing extracts from chronicles, a metrical chronicle of 512 lines on the history of the Church of York, and extracts from Bulls and charters, and a history of England and the history of the World from Creation; volume by John Burton entitled 'A catalogue of such persons as have been Vicars general or chancellors of the diocese of York...', covering 1279-1747, c1754; extracts from records, and materials for an ecclesiastical history of the Diocese of York compiled by James Torre and presented to York Minster Library by Archbishop Sharp's executors [L1/2]; index to Torre's notes [L1/3]; notes on history of various cities, churches and monasteries in both the provinces of York and Canterbury [L1/4]; volume entitled 'Modus creandi ecclesiasticos, shewing The Formall Proceedings used about the Creations of Ecclesiasticks....; also of ancient Church Ornaments and High Festivals' nd [L1/5]; volume entitled 'Churches Parochiall and Conventuall within the Diocess of York and Archdeaconry of Nottingham' 1692 [L1/6]; volume entitled 'The Antiquities of York Minster, considered in its Fabrick...[& ] Ecclesiasticall Government...also of the Collegiate-Chapell of St. Mary and Holy Angells, as appendant to it' 1690-1691 [L1/7]; volume entitled 'Antiquities Ecclesiastical of the City of York... Also Churches, Parochiall and Conventuall within the Archdeaconry of the West Riding' 1691-1694 [L1/8]; volume entitled 'Churches Parochiall and Conventuall Within the Diocess of York and Archdeaconrys of Cleveland and East Riding' 1692 [L1/9]; volume entitled 'Churches Peculiars within the Diocess of York, containing All Churches Whether Collegiate, Conventuall, or parochiall, of peculiar Jurisdiction, either within the said Diocess, or in the Archdeaconry of Richmond and Liberty of Hexham' 1691 [L1/10]; two volumes of extracts from Torre's manuscripts indexed by Robert Jubb in 1739 [L1/11-12]; extracts from the Archbishop's Registers and Convocation Books c1700 [L1/13]; newspaper cuttings relating to York Minster 1902-1964.

Date: c1390-1964
Held by: York Minster Archives, not available at The National Archives
Language: English

York Minster

  • York, Yorkshire
  • Yorkshire
  • Religious institutions
  • Religious practice

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