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Account book of Benjamin Holroyd, butcher, of Marsden, Yorkshire, with some diary entries

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MS. Don. c. 199

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Includes:
  1. (fol. 4) architectural drawings of front elevation and ground plan of a house, n.d.
  2. (fols. 5-15) index of customers
  3. (fols. 16-205) sales of meat, arranged by customer, 1832-7
  4. (fols. 212-17) details of building a house and barn at Ruff Lee, Marsden, 1846-7
  5. (fols. 221-300) household and personal accounts, with some diary entries, 1837-63

Dates

  • 1832-63

Extent

300 Leaves

Language of Materials

English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Don. c. 199, fols. 1-2].
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Shelfmark:

MS. Don. c. 199

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 13130

Overview

Account book of Benjamin Holroyd, butcher, of Marsden, Yorkshire, with some diary entries

Biographical / Historical

Benjamin Holroyd (fl 1832-62) was a butcher of Marsden, Yorkshire.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Given by John Fuggles through the Friends of the Bodleian, 1997.

Physical Facet

Binding: vellum, inscribed on front cover 'Benjamin Holroyd's book'
Title
Account book of Benjamin Holroyd, butcher, of Marsden, Yorkshire, with some diary entries
Status
Completed
Date
EAD version 2018
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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Weston Library
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