GEMMS: Gateway to Early Modern Manuscript Sermons
TitleVol. XIX Twelve sermons preached by nonconformists in Yorkshire
ShelfmarkAdd MS 45981
Creation Date1649 - 1685
RepositoryBritish Library
Contents NoteThis volume contains a collection of an unidentified auditor's notes on sermons. Each sermon is followed by a line or two of shorthand. The volume begins with an incomplete sermon (ff. 1-5). The last set of notes (ff. 124v-133v) proceeds backward from the end of the volume.
Material FeaturesAll sermon notes written in the same hand, which is small but legible. The manuscript gives only the surnames of the preachers. In most cases, the cataloguer has identified the preacher.
Associated Peoplemanuscript owner - Horner, Johnmanuscript owner - Stone, James
ProvenanceOwned by John Horner in 1647 and by James Stone in 1666.
AcquisitionPart of the Heywood Papers.
Source of DataAnne James; British Library manuscript catalogue
Other Note
Sermon Reports Contained
GEMMS record createdFebruary 16, 2018
GEMMS record last editedJune 11, 2022