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Collection Level Description: Gloucestershire Collections of T.D. Fosbroke

Reference: MSS. Top. Glouc. c. 10-12
Title: Gloucestershire Collections of T.D. Fosbroke
Dates of Creation: 19th cent.
Extent: 3 shelfmarks
Name of Creator: T.D. Fosbroke

Language of Material: English and Latin

Administrative/Biographical History

Thomas Dudley Fosbroke (1770-1842) was an antiquary. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.

Scope and Content

Three volumes of Gloucestershire collections of T.D. Fosbroke:

Administrative Information

Custodial History

The volumes were owned by Sir Thomas Phillipps (Phillipps MSS. 7107-8, 13626), 1835; and by D.C.C. Wilson, 1978.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Bought by the Library, Sotheby's, 28 March 1983, lot. 6.

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Further Information

Finding Aids

A description is available in the Library, where there is also a card index to unpublished catalogues.

Publication Note

See Fosbroke Abstracts of records and manuscripts respecting the county of Gloucester; formed into a history (Gloucester: 1817)

Access Points


Parishes | England | Gloucestershire

Fosbroke | Thomas Dudley | 1770-1842 | Antiquary

St. Augustine's Abbey | Bristol

Berkeley | family | Earls of Berkeley | Berkeley Castle

Gloucestershire (England)

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