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'Journal', 1848-9

MS. Wilkinson dep. e. 43
Held at the Weston Library

  • Request

'Journal', 1848-9, journey from London to Egypt, and travel in Egypt and Nubia as far south as Gebel Berkel [Gebel Barkal], including notes, ink and pencil drawings, site plans, and copies of hieroglyphic, Greek and Arabic inscriptions, with:

  1. (fols. 67v-75v) meteorological records, Oct. 1848-May 1849
  2. (fols. 77-78v) notes (not in Wilkinson's hand) headed 'A tour from Coblentz', annotated by Wilkinson 'drawn up for me [by] the Duke of Northumberland', n.d.


  • Creation: 1848-9


78 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. Wilkinson dep. e. 43

Former references:

'Journal 1849 Vol. 1' (W); XLII, 35 (GIA); B 35 (interim).

Separated Materials

For loose notes found in this volume, see MS. Wilkinson dep. c. 11, fol. 53.

Physical Facet

Binding: red calf, gilt lettering on spine.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom