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Sketchbook, 1856-8

MS. Wilkinson dep. e. 22
Held at the Weston Library

  • Request

Sketchbook, 1856-8, Llanthony and Pant-y-Goitre (Mon.) and elsewhere in South Wales, Melbourne (Derbys.), Ashley-Combe (Soms.), Endsleigh, Werrington, Chagford, Berry Pomeroy, Moreton and Dartmoor (Devon), Truro, Treen, Land's End and Chun Castle (Cornwall), and elsewhere in the West Country, including architectural features, ancient artefacts, prehistoric camps and standing stones and natural features, with:

  1. (fol. 10) a carved amber human head in the possession of Sir John Harpur Crewe
  2. (fols. 11-14) pigs and sheep
  3. (fols. 46-9) sketches (mainly humorous) of people and social scenes.


  • Creation: 1856-8


50 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. Wilkinson dep. e. 22

Former references:

42 (W); A 42 (interim).

Separated Materials

For loose manuscript notes found in this volume, see MS. Wilkinson dep. c. 28, fols. 88-91.

Physical Facet

Binding: half red calf, gilt, marbled boards.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom