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Journals of Addison Crofton

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The collection comprises of two journals of Addison Crofton, and miscellaneous correspondence, papers and a photograph relating to St. Elisabeth's, Reddish.

Dates

  • 1872-1880

Extent

0.5 Linear metres (3 shelfmarks)

Language of Materials

English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Eng. c. 8250].
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Full range of shelfmarks:

MSS. Eng. c. 8250-8252 ; Photogr. c. 502, fols. 33-4

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 6819

Overview

Journals compiled by Addison Crofton (1846-1904), Rector of St. Elisabeth's, Reddish, Lancashire, 1872-1880.

Biographical / Historical

Addison Crofton (1846-1904) was Rector of St Elisabeth's, Reddish, Lancashire.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Bequeathed by T.C.B. Timmins, 20 July 2012.

Related Materials

Folklore notes by Crofton, consisting of copies of nursery rhymes, country songs, words used in children's games, proverbs, and the like, chiefly in verse, with notes, are MSS. Eng. misc. e. 39-42.
Title
Catalogue of the journals of Addison Crofton, 1872-1880
Status
Completed
Author
Finding aid prepared by Harriet Costelloe
Date
2012
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Contact:
Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom