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Account books of Alexander Kirby, George Kirby and Joseph Hillsdon, blacksmiths at Stoke Lyne, Oxfordshire

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Account books of Alexander Kirby, George Kirby and Joseph Hillsdon, successively blacksmiths at Stoke Lyne, Oxfordshire, 1823-1947.

Dates

  • 1823-1947

Extent

2.3 Linear metres (16 physical shelfmarks)

Language of Materials

English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Top. Oxon. b. 278, fols. 1-2].
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Full range of shelfmarks:

MSS. Top. Oxon. b. 278-281, c. 705-716

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 15626

Overview

Account books of Alexander Kirby, George Kirby and Joseph Hillsdon, successively blacksmiths at Stoke Lyne, Oxfordshire, 1823-1947.

Biographical / Historical

Alexander Kirby (1795-1864), George Kirby (1820-1886), and Joseph Hillsdon (fl. 1932-1947), were blacksmiths at Stoke Lyne, Oxfordshire.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Given by Miss Hillsdon, 1958.
Title
Account books of Alexander Kirby, George Kirby and Joseph Hillsdon, Blacksmiths at Stoke Lyne, Oxfordshire, 1823-1947
Status
Completed
Date
EAD version 2003
Language of description
English
Sponsor
Conversion to EAD supported by the Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Contact:
Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom