Notes and Collections of Rev. J.C. Blomfield
Notes and collections made by the J.C. Blomfield for his printed History of the Deanery of Bicester (1882-94).
- 19th century
Language of Materials
Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS. Top. Oxon. b. 249].
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Full range of shelfmarks:
MSS. Top. Oxon. b. 249, c. 477-8, c. 481, c. 518, d. 458-9
Collection ID (for staff)
CMD ID 8306, 8479, 8890
Biographical / Historical
James Charles Blomfield (1821-1895) was Rector of Launton and an antiquary.
Other Finding Aids
P.S. Spokes, Summary Catalogue of Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library relating to the city county and university of Oxford. Accessions from 1916 to 1962 (Oxford, 1964).
With the exception of MS. Top. Oxon. c. 518, the collection was formerly owned by Rev. E.R. Massey and G.J. Dew.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
The papers were given to the Library in 1953.
- Notes and Collections of Rev. J.C. Blomfield
- Emily Tarrant
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