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Oxfordshire collections made by Thomas Delafield of Great Haseley

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MS. Top. Oxon d. 88

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Oxfordshire collections made by Thomas Delafield of Great Haseley. The papers are often notes made on a personal visitation of the places mentioned, of which an index is at fols. 191-6.

Among the papers are an account of the family of D'Oyley (fol. 78), a sketch of the old lectern and desks in Stokenchurch church, removed in 1742 (fol. 136bv), coloured coats of arms at Shirburn (fol. 161). The writer's name occurs at fol. 116v.

Dates

  • Written about A.D. 1750 by T. Delafield

Extent

199 Leaves

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Top. Oxon d. 88, fols. 1-2]
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Shelfmark:

MS. Top. Oxon d. 88

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 19662

Overview

Oxfordshire collections made by Thomas Delafield of Great Haseley

Biographical / Historical

Thomas Delafield (d. 1755) was an Oxfordshire antiquary.

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. 34593

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Bought from mr. H. W. Taunt on Nov. 25, 1909.

Physical Facet

On paper, in parts torn and imperfect

Dimensions

10 1/2 × 9 in.
Title
Oxfordshire collections made by Thomas Delafield of Great Haseley
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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