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William Kingsley Esq., resident near the cathedral ...

Latin Text:

GULIELMUS KINGSLEY Armiger Ecclesiĉ Metropoliticĉ, Cantuariensis accola, rei antiquariĉ peritissimus, ex integerrimo suo in hanc Academiam affectu; Musĉum istud, non tantum Libris M.S. sed multis item alijs Antiquitatum ruderibus, Regulbij ac Durarvenni repertis (in plura superstes) gratabundus ditavit.


William Kingsley Esq., resident near the cathedral at Canterbury and a notable antiquary, out of regard for the University, was happy to enrich this museum not only with manuscript volumes but also with ancient remains of Reculver and Canterbury.

Location:Not listed in the 1836 catalogue. The present location of these objects is unknown.

Year:MDCLXXXVI (1686);  Page Number:10 (verso)

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