Transcripts and notes relating to Norfolk and Suffolk
Transcripts and notes relating to Norfolk and Suffolk, some in the hand of Dawson Turner, with:
- (fols. 66-194) collections for the history of Ipswich;
- (fols. 217-222, 240) letters to Dawson Turner, 1846-1849.
Some items are addressed to the Norfolk and Norwich Archaeological Society, and printed in Norfolk Archaeology, 3 (1852).
- Creation: mid-19th century
Language of Materials
Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Top. Norf. c. 3, fols. 1-2]
MS. Top. Norf. c. 3
Collection ID (for staff)
CMD ID 18042
Transcripts and notes relating to Norfolk and Suffolk, mid-19th century.
Biographical / Historical
Dawson Turner (1775-1858) was an English banker, botanist, and antiquary.
Other Finding Aids
M. Clapinson and T.D. Rogers, Summary Catalogue of Post-Medieval Western Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library Oxford. Acquisitions 1916-1975. (Oxford, 1991), vol. II, no. 54522.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Given by Ernest Axon, who believed the collections were made by Sir Frederic Madden, 1932.
- Transcripts and notes relating to Norfolk and Suffolk
- EAD version 2019 by Pauline Soum-Paris
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