Oxfordshire Parish Collections of William Plowman
Collections made and chiefly written by William Plowman, consisting of copies of monumental inscriptions, lists of presentations, views and plans, some coloured arms, extracts from manuscripts and printed books, and newspaper cuttings for various parishes in Oxfordshire.
Language of Materials
English and Latin
Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS. Top. Oxon. c. 77].
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MSS. Top. Oxon. c. 77-79, c. 84
Collection ID (for staff)
CMD ID 13351
Biographical / Historical
William Plowman (fl 1870-1889).
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. V, nos. 30101-4.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
The collections were bought from William Plowman in 1889.
- Oxfordshire Parish Collections of William Plowman
- Emily Tarrant
- Language of description