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Sketches, some coloured, of places in Shropshire, North Wales, etc., with a few papers and engravings, written or drawn in about 1830-1840 chiefly by miss Pigott

MS. Pigott c. 1
Held at the Weston Library

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Among the sketches are the following churches:

  1. (fol. 2v) Aston near Edgmond
  2. (fol. 3) Habberley
  3. (fol. 3v) Tibberton
  4. (fol. 4v) Chetwynd
  5. (fol. 61v) Acton Burnell

There are also sketches of the following:

  1. (fol. 5) Chetwynd hall
  2. (fol. 5v) Conway Castle
  3. (fol. 5v) Beaumaris Castle
  4. (fol. 7) Framlingham Castle
  5. (fol. 8) Doddershall house
  6. (fols. 10, 11) Duffryn house, Glamorganshire, cf. fol. 56v
  7. (fol. 22) Aston hall
  8. (fol. 23v) Pradoe
  9. (fol. 43v) Rhysnant
  10. (fol. 60) Stanley hall, Shropshire.

There are also a few minor effusions, and a few papers about Shrewsbury (fol. 73). Some words of miss Pigott used during an illness, on about April 11, 1846, are on fol. 70.


  • Creation: written or drawn in about 1830-1840 chiefly by miss Pigott


86 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. Pigott c. 1

Other Finding Aids

Falconer Madan, et al., A summary catalogue of western manuscripts in the Bodleian Library at Oxford which have not hitherto been catalogued in the Quarto series (7 vols. in 8 [vol. II in 2 parts], Oxford, 1895-1953; reprinted, with corrections in vols. I and VII, Munich, 1980), vol. IV, no 23484

Physical Facet

On paper


14 1/2 × 12 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom