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Burford | Oxfordshire | SP 2512

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Subject Source: Ncarules

Found in 18 Collections and/or Records:

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Essay on sports and pastimes, c. 1900-c. 1917

Draft of an essay on 17th-century sports in Oxfordshire, touching on horse racing, cock-fighting, boating, cricket, taverns, including (fols. 2, 4) letters from C.H. Firth [i + 84 leaves].
Shelfmark: MS. Top. Oxon. d. 204
Extents: 1 volume
Dates: c. 1900-c. 1917
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Folklore miscellanea, c. 1897-c. 1912

Miscellanous notes, with letters from members of the Folk-Lore Society and others including (fol. 2) Edwin Sidney Hartland, (fols. 4, 6) Florence Grove, (fols. 24, 39) Charlotte Sophia Burne, (fols. 26, 28, 30) C.E. Prior, (fol. 32) V. Louise Wrench, (fol. 43) M.M. Banks, (fols. 166, 192, 194, 197) T.J. Carter. Comprises [i+405 leaves]: (Fols. 2-44) Notes on the recording of folklore (Fols.…
Shelfmark: MS. Top. Oxon. d. 192
Extents: 1 volume
Dates: c. 1897-c. 1912
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Monumental brasses I, c. 1896-c. 1917

Notes on monumental brasses in Oxfordshire, arranged alphabetically by placename [i+453 leaves].
Shelfmark: MS. Top. Oxon. d. 195
Extents: 1 volume
Dates: c. 1896-c. 1917
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Notes and sketches by Thomas Rickman, c. 1812-c. 1822

Notes and sketches by Thomas Rickman for the sections covering Oxfordshire and Berkshire in the third edition of An attempt to discriminate the styles of architecture in England from the Conquest to the Reformation (London, 1825) [iii + 44 leaves].
Shelfmark: MS. Top. Eccles. c. 3
Extents: 1 volume
Dates: c. 1812-c. 1822
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Notes by the antiquarian Charles Richardson (volume I), c. 1800-c. 1827

First of three volumes of topographical and historical collections on Oxfordshire made by Charles Richardson (d. 1827). Arranged by the county subdivision of the 'hundred', excluding Wootton Hundred [iii + 380 leaves].
Shelfmark: MS. Top. Oxon. d. 171
Extents: 1 volume
Dates: c. 1800-c. 1827
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Notes on Oxfordshire folklore (volume I), c. 1907-c. 1909

Folk-lore (General) I. A volume containing collections on Oxfordshire folklore, arranged alphabetically. Includes a list of contents at fol. 1, newspaper and journal clippings, and letters from individuals including (fol. 20) Diamond Jenness, (fol. 115) Thomas Davenport, (fol. 167) William Reginald Halliday, (fols. 299, 327) J.E. Field, (fols. 301, 315, 323, 325) Charlotte Sophia Burne, (fol. 317) G. Busby, (fol. 319) C.E. Prior [i+336 leaves]. Covers :…
Shelfmark: MS. Top. Oxon. d. 190
Extents: 1 volume
Dates: c. 1907-c. 1909
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Notes on Oxfordshire folklore (volume II), c. 1893-c. 1914

Folk-lore (General) II. A volume containing collections on Oxfordshire folklore, arranged alphabetically. Includes a list of contents at fol. 1, newspaper and journal clippings, (fols. 370-371) photos of rocks or ancient monuments, and letters from individuals including (fol. 39) William Reginald Halliday, (fols. 95, 103) J. Rhys, (fols. 97, 99) J. Earle, (fols. 191, 195, 201, 202, 203, 246a) Charlotte Sophia Burne, (fol. 26) H. Salter, (fol. 369) Edward Mulligan…
Shelfmark: MS. Top. Oxon. d. 191
Extents: 1 volume
Dates: c. 1893-c. 1914
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Notes on Oxfordshire folklore (volume III), c. 1904-c. 1912

Collections on Oxfordshire folklore arranged alphabetically, with letters from (fol. 1) H.E. Abrams, (fol. 129a) V. Louise Wrench [i+217 leaves]: Animals Birth Christening Charms against disease Divination charms Death Games Ghosts Gipsies [Romany] Ancient…
Shelfmark: MS. Top. Oxon. d. 191a
Extents: 1 volume
Dates: c. 1904-c. 1912
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Notes on Oxfordshire industries, c. 1902-c. 1903

Notes, cuttings and a letter from Adolphus Ballard relating to the industries of Oxford, Woodstock, Witney, and the neighbourhood [i+194 leaves]: Agriculture (butter, cheese, malt and brewing, straw work, turf and peat, wood transport) Transport of wood Glass making Pottery Leather glove making Saddle making …
Shelfmark: MS. Top. Oxon. d. 189
Extents: 1 volume
Dates: c. 1902-c. 1903
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Notes on seasonal celebrations I, c. 1897-c. 1914

Chronologically arranged collections on (fols. 1-278) the celebration of seasonal feasts in Oxford University, City, and County including including (fol. 194) photographs of May Day 1901 in Cuddesdon, and (fols. 196-7) Watford, n.d. and (fols. 279-373) on mumming, with (fols. 353-365) 13 photographs of mummers. Includes letters from people including (fol. 284) Oscar Montelius, (fols. 286, 288, 295) Thomas Fairman Ordish, (fol. 299) Edward Hibbert Binney [i+373 leaves].
Shelfmark: MS. Top. Oxon. d. 199
Extents: 1 volume
Dates: c. 1897-c. 1914
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Notes on seasonal celebrations II, c. 1897-c. 1914

Collections on morris dancing and Whitsuntide celebrations in Oxfordshire. Includes (passim) music manuscripts and dance patterns, and letters from people including (fols. 70-76, 79, 80) T.J. Carter, and (fol. 86) P. Powell, plus (fol. 148) a photograph of morris dancing in Bampton [ii + 269 leaves].
Shelfmark: MS. Top. Oxon. d. 200
Extents: 1 volume
Dates: c. 1897-c. 1914
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Notes on sports and pastimes (volume I), c. 1900-c. 1917

Sports and pastimes pursued in Oxford and neighbourhood down to about 1850, arranged alphabetically, with letters from individuals including (fol. 68) Alfred Hutton, (fols. 70, 265) Henry W. Taunt, (fol. 76) J.W.W. Murray, (fols. 252, 254) W.E. Sherwood, (fols. 340, 480) Herbert Hurst [i+489 leaves]: Angling Backsword or cudgel play [singlestick] Ballooning …
Shelfmark: MS. Top. Oxon. d. 201
Extents: 1 volume
Dates: c. 1900-c. 1917
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Notes on sports and pastimes (volume III), c. 1900-c. 1917

Sports and pastimes pursued in Oxford and neighbourhood down to about 1850, arranged alphabetically, with letters from individuals including (fol. 9a) William Holden Hutton, (fols. 73, 81) Victor Spencer, 3rd Baron Churchill, (fol. 75) T.F. Dale, (fol. 130) Harold Lee-Dillon, 17th Viscount Dillon, (fol. 303) John Richard Magrath [ii+413 leaves]: Hunting and poaching Racing …
Shelfmark: MS. Top. Oxon. d. 203
Extents: 1 volume
Dates: c. 1900-c. 1917
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Notes on village life, compiled c. 1900-c. 1917

Collections relating to Oxfordshire village life in the 19th century, comprising [i+ 151 leaves]: Agricultural improvement Agricultural maxims Charities Clothing Dress Coaching Cooking, food Cottages Cradle-holding Enclosures Common field…
Shelfmark: MS. Top. Oxon. d. 193
Extents: 1 volume
Dates: compiled c. 1900-c. 1917
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Oxford Collections E-K, compiled c. 1912

Newspaper clippings, notes, ephemera on Oxfordshire places, events and topics, including (fols. 131-32) two photos of an unidentified Oxfordshire house, and letters from (fol. 144) Edward Baverstock, (fol. 178) Abel Beesley, (fol. 180) C. Henry Daniel and (fol. 315) H. Salter [i+324 leaves]: Earthquake, 1896 East Gate Eccles Court-Books Elections and election…
Shelfmark: MS. Top. Oxon. d. 180
Extents: 1 volume
Dates: compiled c. 1912
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Oxfordshire escheats, c. 1828

'A translation of T[homas] Cole's collection of 16th and 17th century escheats for Oxfordshire, now forming numbers 756, 757, 758, 759, 760, 410 and 411 of the Harleian manuscripts deposited in the British Museum'. Includes an alphabetical index of personal names at fol. 2 and of place names at fol. 30v [xv + 47 leaves].
Shelfmark: MS. Top. Oxon. c. 226
Extents: 1 volume
Dates: c. 1828
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Oxfordshire places - notes and ephemera, c. 1837-c. 1934

Alphabetically arranged loose manuscript notes, ephemera, cuttings and prints on Oxfordshire towns, villages and houses from Barford St. Michael to Burford.
Shelfmark: G.A. Oxon. c. 317/5
Extents: 1 box (2 folders)
Dates: c. 1837-c. 1934
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Sources for Oxfordshire topography, c. 1900-c. 1910

Manuscript notebook (with some tipped in printed and typescript material) listing sources for Oxfordshire topography [277 leaves, fol. 158 appears twice]. Includes: (fols. i-66) A list of monumental inscriptions in Oxfordshire and Berkshire recorded in certain manuscripts in the Wood and Rawlinson collections, and the Harleian and Additional manuscripts in the British Museum (British Library). …
Shelfmark: MS. Top. Oxon. e. 175
Extents: 1 volume
Dates: c. 1900-c. 1910