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Collection Level Description: Collections Compiled by J.M. Gresley

Reference: MSS. Eng. hist. b. 153-70
Title: Collections Compiled by J.M. Gresley
Dates of Creation: 19th cent.
Extent: 18 shelfmarks

Language of Material: English

Scope and Content

Collections for the history of the Gresley family, compiled by J.M. Gresley, with many notes by his brother Charles.

Administrative Information

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The papers were given to the Library in 1924.

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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. I, nos. 39544-61.

Publication Note

The papers were used by Falconer Madan for The Gresleys of Drakelowe (Oxford, 1899).

Access Points

Gresley | John Morewood | 1816-1866

Gresley | family | baronets | Drakelow

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