Catalogue description Prince's 'Worthies of Devon'

This record is held by Plymouth and West Devon Record Office

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Reference: 373
Title: Prince's 'Worthies of Devon'

Two volumes of biographical material with two accompanying transcripts

Date: 1712-20th century
Held by: Plymouth and West Devon Record Office, not available at The National Archives
Language: English

Prince, John, 1643-1723, clergyman of Berry Pomeroy, Devon

Physical description: 4 Files
Publication note:

See 'Devon and Cornwall Notes and Queries' vol XXXI pp 67-77, 96-105 and 171-173, for further work on these volumes

Administrative / biographical background:

John Prince (1643-1723), vicar of Berry Pomeroy and author of 'Worthies of Devon', 1701, had at his death further biographical material for which he could find no publisher. In two manuscript volumes the unpublished work was acquired by Sir Thomas Phillips, and is now deposited at the Plymouth & West Devon Record Office. A list of names follows this catalogue.

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