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Sketches of James T. Irvine


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Eleven volumes of sketches by James T. Irvine, consisting of:

  1. Architectural views and details of churches, mainly in Huntingdonshire and Northamptonshire, with some drawings of antiquities and plans, and a few letters, photographs and prints
  2. Elaborate drawings of architectural details of Lichfield Cathedral, Staffordshire, with precise measurements, almost all made in connection with the restoration of the fabric


  • Creation: 1877-1900


0.73 Linear metres (11 boxes)

Language of Materials

  • English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS. Top. gen. d. 6, fols. 1-2].

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Full range of shelfmarks:

MSS. Top. gen. d. 6; Top. Hunts. d. 1; Top. Northants. d. 3-7; Top. Staffs. a. 1, b. 1-2, d. 1

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 13051


Sketches of James T. Irvine

Biographical / Historical

James Thomas Irvine (1825-1900) was an architect.

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, nos. 32885-32891, 32896-32899.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The volumes were presented to the Library by G.G. Irvine of Aberdeen in 1900.

Sketches of James T. Irvine
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Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom