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Sketchbook, 1850-c.1855

MS. Wilkinson dep. e. 16
Held at the Weston Library

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Sketchbook, 1850-c.1855, Lincoln, Alnwick and the surrounding district and Brinkburn Priory (Northumberland), Breedon (Leics.), Anchor Church, Norbury and Stanton (Derbys.), the Malvern Hills, Malvern and Bredon (Worcs.), Tewkesbury and Gloucester (Glos.), Hereford (Herefs.), Thor's Cave, Croxden Abbey and Tutbury Castle (Staffs.), Silchester, Southampton and Netley Abbey (Hants.), Melsonby (N.R. Yorks.), Paignton (Devon), and the British Museum, including architectural details, prehistoric sites (with plans), objects in museum collections including:

  1. (fols. 11v-17, 41-51v, 58v-61) Egyptian and other objects in the Alnwick Museum
  2. (fols. 66, 69) hieroglyphics and the 'Dongola horse' in the British Museum, and notes
  3. fols. 53v-4) a bronze dagger from a tumulus in Letlow (Staffs.) in the possession of Sir John Harpur Crewe.


  • Creation: 1850-c.1855


69 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. Wilkinson dep. e. 16

Former references:

40 (W); XXV, 45 (GIA); A 40 (interim).

Physical Facet

Binding: maroon calf, blind-stamped.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom