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Shirburn Records


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Records relating to Shirburn, Oxfordshire, collected by H.E. Salter, including poor rate books, highway account books, and a constables' book.


  • Creation: 1724-1864


0.47 Linear metres (7 boxes)

Language of Materials

  • English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Top. Oxon. b. 73, fols. 1-2].

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Full range of shelfmarks:

MSS. Top. Oxon. b. 73, c. 158, d. 86, d. 87/1-3, f. 28/1-3, f. 29-30

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 13273


Records relating to Shirburn, Oxfordshire, collected by H.E. Salter

Biographical / Historical

Herbert Edward Salter (1863-1951) was a historian. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.

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. 34580-34590.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The records were presented to the Library by H.E. Salter on April 30, 1909.

Related Materials

See also See also Tracings of Maps by H.E. Salter, (Shelfmarks: [Maps] R. MS. C17:49 (175, 177, 179-196, 198)); Notes and Collections of the Rev. H.E. Salter, (Shelfmarks: MSS. Top. Oxon. a. 45(R), a. 51(R)-60(R), b. 223, b. 225(R)-247(R), c. 206-207, c. 245, c. 353, c. 392-404, c. 414-435, c. 437-446, c. 456-458, c. 459(R)-469(R), d. 255, d. 352, d. 384, d. 404-410, d. 421(R)-438(R), e. 273-274, e. 295, e. 306-307, e. 316-339, e. 351(R)-360(R), f. 54, f. 56(R)-59(R)); and Photographs of Rev. H.E. Salter, (Shelfmarks: MSS. Top. Hants. d. 3, Top. Kent d. 1, Top. Linc. d. 2, Top. Oxon. d. 80, Top. Westminster d. 1, Top. Wilts. d. 2).

Shirburn Records
Collection Level Description by Emily Tarrant; EAD version 2020 by Alice Whichelow
EAD version 2020
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Repository Details

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Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom