John Byng, 5th Viscount Torrington (1743-1813) was a diarist. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.
Journals of tours in England by John Byng, illustrated with prints, maps, and his own sketches.
The journals were bought by the Library, 1930, 1933 and 1960 .Access Conditions
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M. Clapinson and T.D. Rogers, Summary Catalogue of Post-Medieval Western Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library Oxford. Acquisitions 1916-1975. (Oxford, 1991), vol. I, nos. 45210-17.Publication Note
The journals were published as The Torrington diaries, ed. C.B. Andrews (4 vols., London, 1934-8).
Diaries | 18th century
Byng | John | 1743-1813 | 5th Viscount Torrington
England | Description and travel
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