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Thornycroft Family Papers

 Collection

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The Thornycroft family papers include Sir John's commission as Deputy Lieutenant, 1715, and various papers relating to William Salter in Devon.

Dates

  • 1660-1759

Extent

10 shelfmarks

Language of Materials

English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS. Ch. Devon 47].
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Full range of shelfmarks:

MSS. Ch. Devon 47-51; Oxon. 4093-4; Somerset 165 and 165A; MS. Top. Oxon. b. 176(R)

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 7175

Biographical / Historical

The Thornycroft family included Sir John Thornycroft, Deputy Lieutenant of Oxfordshire.

Other Finding Aids

A full description is available in the Library.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The papers were given to the Library by Lt. Col. C.M. Thornycroft through Hereford City Library in 1947.
Title
Thornycroft Family Papers
Status
Completed
Author
Emily Tarrant
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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