Letter addressed to the Reverend H.J. Ellacombe from William Crotch and a fragment signed by William Crotch
1) Letter (28 Aug 1838), from William Crotch to the Reverend H.J. Ellacome of Bitten Vicarage, Bristol, concerning an estimate (for an organ?) from the organ builder J.C. Bishop.
2) Signature of William Crotch (22 Oct 1822), mounted on board with inscription: 'I attest that the above is the handwriting of Dr Crotch - Tho. Geo. Bucke'.
- Creation: 28 Oct 1822, 28 Aug 1838
Language of Materials
Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Eng. c. 8410, fols. 122-123].
MS. Eng. c. 8410, fols. 122-124
Collection ID (for staff)
CMD ID 18760
Letter addressed to the Reverend H.J. Ellacombe from William Crotch and a fragment signed by William Crotch, 1822, 1838.
Biographical / Historical
William Crotch (1775–1847) was a composer and organist. Please see the Oxford Dictionary of National Biography for more information.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Purchased, 30 July 2020.
- Letter addressed to the Reverend H.J. Ellacombe from William Crotch and a signed fragment by William Crotch
- Finding aid prepared by Jen Patterson
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