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Collection Level Description: Map and Survey of Estates of Nathaniel Dalton

Reference: MSS. Top. gen. e. 69, [Maps] MS. C17:54(27)
Title: Map and Survey of Estates of Nathaniel Dalton
Dates of Creation: 1784-1821
Extent: 2 shelfmarks
Name of Creator: William Tubb and Nathaniel Dalton.

Language of Material: English



Administrative/Biographical History

Nathaniel Dalton owned land in Dorset, Somerset and Wiltshire; William Tubb was a surveyor.

Scope and Content

Map and survey of estates of Nathaniel Dalton in Cucklington and Wincanton (Somerset), Hinton St. Mary (Dorset) and Mere (Wiltshire), made by William Tubb, 1784-5, with additions in 1797, annotated by Dalton to 1821. Map on parchment; scale to 1:4,752.

Administrative Information

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Given to the Library by S.A. Warner in 1940.

Access Conditions

Entry to read in the Library is permitted only on presentation of a valid reader's card (for admissions procedures see http://www.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/services/admissions/).

Further Information

Finding Aids

M. Clapinson and T.D. Rogers, Summary Catalogue of Post-Medieval Western Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library Oxford. Acquisitions 1916-1975. (Oxford, 1991), vol. II, nos. 54238-9.

Related Units of Description

See also a map (1809) of Nathaniel Dalton's farm in West Stour, by Jeremiah Cruse, [Maps] MS. C17:26(16); and maps of Clinger farm and other land in Cucklington belonging to Nathaniel Dalton, surveyed by Jeremiah Cruse in 1809, [Maps] MS. C17:54(22-3).

Access Points

Real property | England | Maps

Dalton | Nathaniel | fl 1784-1821

Tubb | William | fl 1784-5 | of Warminster, Witshire

Cucklington (England)

Hinton St. Mary (England)

Mere (Wiltshire, England)

Wincanton (England)


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