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Anstis, John (1669-1744), herald, antiquary and MP

GB/NNAF/P157206   (Former ISAAR ref: GB/NNAF/P677)

Location of Related Collections
Scopehistorical, legal and antiquarian collections and papers
RepositoryBritish Library, Manuscript Collections
Record ReferenceStowe MSS 547, 633, 665-66, 671-74, 767, 1023-24, 1029-44, 1047, etc
Other referencesee HMC Papers of British antiquaries and historians, 2003
Scopeheraldic, genealogical and historical corresp and papers
RepositoryBritish Library, Manuscript Collections
Record ReferenceAdd MSS 5485-86, 5853, 6285, 8934, 9009-22, 12227, 14291, 19818, 24964
Other referencesee HMC Papers of British antiquaries and historians, 2003
Scopenotes rel to legal history
RepositoryBritish Library, Manuscript Collections
Record ReferenceLansdowne MS 632
Scopecorresp and papers rel to Order of the Garter
RepositoryOxford University: Bodleian Library, Western Manuscripts
Record ReferenceMSS Don d 126-27
Other referencesee HMC Papers of British antiquaries and historians, 2003
Scopepapers rel to College of Arms and its members
RepositoryCollege of Arms
Other referencesee Wagner, Records and Collections of College of Arms, 1952, pp39-40
Scope1720-29: papers rel to All Souls College
RepositoryKent History and Library Centre
Record ReferenceU967/F1
NRA catalogue referenceNRA 11106
Scopehistorical and genealogical collections
RepositoryOxford University: Bodleian Library, Western Manuscripts
Record ReferenceMSS Top gen c 69-70
Other referencesee HMC Papers of British antiquaries and historians, 2003
Scopeauthor's MS of his History of Launceston
RepositoryGlasgow University Library, Special Collections Department
Record ReferenceMS Hunter 319 (U.7.13)
Other referencesee MSS in Library of Hunterian Museum p254, see also website
Scopec1730: historical collections rel to Oxford degrees
RepositoryOxford University: Bodleian Library, Western Manuscripts
Record ReferenceMS Eng misc c 48
Other referencesee HMC Papers of British antiquaries and historians, 2003
Scopepapers rel to Court of Chivalry
RepositoryOxford University: Bodleian Library, Western Manuscripts
Record ReferenceMS Eng misc b 32
Other referencesee HMC Papers of British antiquaries and historians, 2003
Scopetopographical papers
RepositoryOxford University: Bodleian Library, Western Manuscripts
Record ReferenceMSS Gough Cornwall 1, Devonshire 1
Other referencesee HMC Papers of British antiquaries and historians, 2003
Scope18th cent: transcript by him of Sir William Pole's survey of Devon
RepositoryDevon Heritage Centre
Record ReferenceZ19/18/13
NRA catalogue referenceNRA 31736 Exeter City L
Scopemisc collected papers and MSS
RepositoryCardiff Central Library
Record ReferenceCardiff MS 4.1
NRA catalogue referenceNRA 42735 Cardiff Library
Other referencesee HMC Papers of British antiquaries and historians, 2003
Scopecollected MSS with his annotations
RepositorySociety of Antiquaries of London
Record ReferenceMSS 461, 476, 669, 676, 679/1 link to online catalogueexternal link - opens in a new window
Other referencesee PJ Willetts, Manuscripts in the Society of Antiquaries of London (2000)
Scopeheraldic and antiquarian memorada, 1 vol
Repository for the location of these papers:
Other referencesee HMC Papers of British antiquaries and historians, 2003
Scopec1745: misc corresp and notes of monumental inscriptions
RepositoryDevon Heritage Centre
Record Reference2065M/add1-8
NRA catalogue referenceNRA 16965 Buller
Scope1735-36: letters to Thomas Carte
RepositoryOxford University: Bodleian Library, Western Manuscripts
Record ReferenceMSS Carte 70, 227
Other referencesee HMC Papers of British antiquaries and historians, 2003
Scope1712-32: letters to Thomas Hearne
RepositoryOxford University: Bodleian Library, Western Manuscripts
Record ReferenceMSS Rawl lett 1 19
Other referencesee HMC Papers of British antiquaries and historians, 2003
Scope1700-29: letters (32) to Edward Lhuyd
RepositoryOxford University: Bodleian Library, Western Manuscripts
Record ReferenceMSS Ashm 1814, 1820
Other referencesee HMC Papers of British antiquaries and historians, 2003
Scope1726-43: letters to Richard Rawlinson
RepositoryOxford University: Bodleian Library, Western Manuscripts
Record ReferenceMSS Rawl letters 30-31
Other referencesee HMC Papers of British antiquaries and historians, 2003
Scope1713-22: letters to Hans Sloane etc
RepositoryBritish Library, Manuscript Collections
Record ReferenceSloane MSS
Scope1744: corresp rel to pedigree of 6th Duke of Somerset
RepositoryCollection held privately: enquiries to Wiltshire and Swindon History Centre
Record Reference111 192
NRA catalogue referenceNRA 30725 Brudenell-Bruce
Other referencesee HMC Papers of British antiquaries and historians, 2003

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