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Diary probably by Agnes M. Hudson of her attendance at British Association meetings in Bristol and Sheffield and her journeys to France and Belgium

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MS. Eng. e. 3386

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  1. (fols. 2-18) diary of a visit to Bristol for the British Association meeting and lectures and of time spent in Bristol, Bath and the surrounding areas, visiting places of interest, particularly churches, returning home to Fullbrooks, New Malden, 23 Aug.-4 Sept. 1875
  2. (fols. 19v-40r) diary of 'A Tour in Belgium', visiting Harwich, Antwerp, Brussels, Waterloo, Ghent and Bruges, 12-22 July 1876
  3. (fols. 40v-60r) 'Diary of a visit to Paris', including visits to Dover, Amiens, Rouen, Boulogne and Folkstone, 13-28 Sept. 1878
  4. (fols. 60r-72r) diary of a visit to Sheffield for a 'Meeting of the British Association, Sheffield August 1879', with descriptions of visits to Cyclops steel works, Dickson's electro plating manufactory, Stevenson's type foundry and other places of historical interest, also descriptions of Buxton, Matlock Bath, Derby and Leicester, 21 Aug.-2 Sept. 1879

Dates

  • 1875-9

Extent

76 Leaves

Language of Materials

English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Eng. e. 3386, fols. 1-2].
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Shelfmark:

MS. Eng. e. 3386

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 10808

Overview

Diary probably by Agnes M. Hudson of her attendance at British Association meetings in Bristol and Sheffield and her journeys to France and Belgium

Biographical / Historical

Agnes M. Hudson (fl 1875-9)

Custodial History

Inscribed on fol. 1v 'Agnes M. Hudson 1926.'

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Bought from Henry Bristow, Bulletin no. 1 (Aug. 1997), item 28.

Physical Facet

Binding: blind-ruled limp black calf, lower cover missing, marbled endpapers, ticket inside front cover 'Sold by Z Morley, Bookbinder. And Stationer, Forest Hill. S.E.'
Title
Diary probably by Agnes M. Hudson of her attendance at British Association meetings in Bristol and Sheffield and her journeys to France and Belgium
Status
Completed
Date
EAD version 2018
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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