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Draft by John Dunkin of the history of the Roman station at Alchester

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MS. Top. Oxon. d. 656

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Draft by John Dunkin, c.1813, of the history of the Roman station at Alchester, for his work The history and antiquities of Bicester ... [and] an inquiry into the history of Alchester (London, 1816), with (fols. 23-4) pencil drawing of the site.

Dates

  • c.1813

Extent

26 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Top. Oxon. d. 656, fols. 1-2]
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Shelfmark:

MS. Top. Oxon. d. 656

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 18307

Abstract

Draft by John Dunkin, c.1813, of the history of the Roman station at Alchester, for his work The history and antiquities of Bicester ... [and] an inquiry into the history of Alchester (London, 1816).

Biographical / Historical

John Dunkin (1782–1846) was an English topographer.

Custodial History

Bought by G. J. Dew from Thomas Thorp, item 593 in a catalogue of 1909 (bill, fol. i).

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Given by Dorothy B. Dew, 1973.

Related Materials

The manuscript of John Dunkin's History and Antiquities of Bicester, 1816 is MS. Top. Oxon. d. 478.

Physical Facet

Half calf
Title
Draft by John Dunkin of the history of the Roman station at Alchester
Status
Completed
Date
EAD version 2020 by Pauline Soum-Paris
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

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