A catalogue of Western manuscripts at the Bodleian Libraries and selected Oxford colleges

MS. Laud Misc. 647

Summary Catalogue no.: 1595


Chronicle of the Church of Ely (revised version of Liber Eliensis).
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment


Origin: 14th century, beginning ; English

Provenance and Acquisition

Ely, Cambridgeshire, Benedictine abbey and (1109) cathedral priory of St Peter and St Etheldreda: (MLGB3: evidence from locally specific contents, including obits, scribbles, etc.).

Record Sources

Summary description abbreviated from the Quarto Catalogue (H. O. Coxe, Laudian Manuscripts, Quarto Catalogues II, repr. with corrections, 1969, from the original ed. of 1858–1885).


Last Substantive Revision

2021-12-14: Add provenance information from MLGB3.