Skip to main content

A copy by the Rev. J.B. Blakeway of Samuel Garbet's History of Wem and adjacent hamlets (including Edstaston), begun in 1740, written in the first quarter of the 19th cent. by J. B. Blakeway

 File
MS. Blakeway 21

  • How to
    request
There are also notes and additions by Blakeway. This copy is not from the printed edition of 1818, and only extends to near the end of the account of Sleap (to 'this township', p. 352 in the printed edition). 246 ('172') leaves.

Dates

  • written in the first quarter of the 19th cent. by J. B. Blakeway

Extent

1 box

Language of Materials

  • English

Shelfmark

MS. Blakeway 21

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 22106

Physical Facet

On paper

Dimensions

9 5/8 × 8 1/2 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Contact:
Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom