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'Tour to North Wales July 11th 1768'

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MS. Top. Wales e. 1

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'Tour to North Wales July 11th 1768', a description of an excursion from London viâ Ashridge, Woodstock, Bristol, and Cardiff to North Wales, which (with Anglesey) is described in some detail. The writer displays geological tastes and knowledge. The writer had visited and described Oxford the year before.


  • Written in A.D. 1768


97 Leaves

Language of Materials

In English

Preferred Citation

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

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 20563


'Tour to North Wales July 11th 1768'

Biographical / Historical

Biographical details unknown.

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, no. 30811

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Acquired by The Bodleian Library in 1890.

Physical Facet

On paper


7 1/4 × 4 5/8 in.
'Tour to North Wales July 11th 1768'
EAD version 2020 by Alice Whichelow
Language of description

Repository Details

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