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Personal diary and antiquarian notesm, 18 Nov 1751-14 Dec 1752,21 Dec 1752-Jul 1753

MSS. Eng. misc. e. 131-132
Held at the Weston Library

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84, 82 leaves

Notebooks, numbered I to XX, originally intended by Stukeley for the minutes of the Brazen Nose Society at Stamford, Lincs., but mainly containing his diary, which includes many antiquarian notes and accounts of proceedings of the Royal Society.


  • Creation: 18 Nov 1751-14 Dec 1752,21 Dec 1752-Jul 1753


1 box

Language of Materials

  • English


MSS. Eng. misc. e. 131-132

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Bought, Sotheby's, 14 July 1924, part of lot 238.


  • Many of the contents are printed in Family memoirs of William Stukeley , ed. W. C. Lukis, Surtees society, 73, 76 and 80 (1882-7).

Physical Facet

Vellum bindings

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom