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St John's College MS 235 (fragment 71)

Missal, Hereford Use, from the sanctorale, the feast of St Andrew (binding fragments)


Language(s): Latin

Missal, Hereford Use, from the sanctorale, the feast of St Andrew,

ed. W. G. Henderson, Missale ad usum percelebris ecclesiae Herfordencis (Leeds, 1874), pp. 221–2. So identified in a note of 4 March 1936 from EOR of Queen’s.

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: Vellum.
Extent: Fols. 2, both fragments.
Dimensions (leaf): 225 surviving × 175 surviving mm.


In double columns, each column 210 × 60 mm. , with 15 mm between columns, in 30 lines to the column. No prickings; bounded and ruled in stylus.


Written in protogothic bookhand, s. xii ex.


Headings in red.

Alternate red and green (a few violet) 2-line initials, set partially in the margins.


Origin: s. xii ex.

Provenance and Acquisition

MS 235 is a collection of binding fragments removed from College books (medieval portions only). This entry is for fragment 71 only.

Record Sources

Ralph Hanna, A descriptive catalogue of the western medieval manuscripts of St. John's College, Oxford (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2002)


For enquiries relating to this manuscript please contact St John's College Library.


    W. G. Henderson (ed.), Missale ad usum percelebris ecclesiae Herfordencis (Leeds, 1874).

Funding of Cataloguing

Conversion of the printed catalogue to TEI funded by the Thompson Family Charitable Trust

Last Substantive Revision

2022-06: First online publication

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