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'A Profile or Section of the Worcester and Birmingham Canal Navigation from the Bason, Birmingham...'

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MS. Top. Worcestershire f. 1

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'A Profile or Section of the Worcester and Birmingham Canal Navigation from the Bason, Birmingham, to the end of the Summit at Tardebigg. Surveyed in the year 1792 by James Jones': coloured sections of about fourteen miles of canal, on a scale of 20 inches to a mile, with some notes in pencil slightly later.

Dates

  • Written in A.D. 1792 by J. Jones

Extent

44 Leaves

Preferred Citation

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

MS. Top. Worcestershire f. 1

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 19540

Overview

'A Profile or Section of the Worcester and Birmingham Canal Navigation from the Bason, Birmingham...'

Biographical / Historical

James Jones (fl. 1792).

Other Finding Aids

Falconer Madan, et al., A summary catalogue of western manuscripts in the Bodleian Library at Oxford which have not hitherto been catalogued in the Quarto series (7 vols. in 8 [vol. II in 2 parts], Oxford, 1895-1953; reprinted, with corrections in vols. I and VII, Munich, 1980), vol. VI, no. 33326

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Presented by Frederick C. Wellstood, assistant in the Library, on May 11, 1903.

Physical Facet

On paper

Dimensions

4 7/8 × 9 1/8 in.
Title
'A Profile or Section of the Worcester and Birmingham Canal Navigation from the Bason, Birmingham...'
Status
Completed
Date
EAD version 2020 by Alice Whichelow
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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