Collection Level Description: Sketches of James T. Irvine
Reference: MSS. Top. gen. d. 6; Top. Hunts. d. 1; Top. Northants. d. 3-7; Top. Staffs. a. 1, b. 1-2, d. 1
Title: Sketches of James T. Irvine
Dates of Creation: 1877-1900
Extent: 11 shelfmarks
Language of Material: English
James Thomas Irvine (1825-1900) was an architect.
Scope and Content
Eleven volumes of sketches by James T. Irvine, consisting of:
- Architectural views and details of churches, mainly in Huntingdonshire and Northamptonshire, with some drawings of antiquities
and plans, and a few letters, photographs and prints
- Elaborate drawings of architectural details of Lichfield Cathedral, Staffordshire, with precise measurements, almost all made
in connection with the restoration of the fabric
Immediate Source of Acquisition
The volumes were presented to the Library by G.G. Irvine of Aberdeen in 1900.
Entry to read in the Library is permitted only on presentation of a
valid reader's card (for admissions procedures see
Falconer Madan, et al., A summary catalogue of western manuscripts in the Bodleian Library at Oxford which have not hitherto been catalogued in the
Quarto series (7 vols. in 8 [vol. II in 2 parts], Oxford, 1895-1953; reprinted, with corrections in vols. I and VII, Munich, 1980), vol.
VI, nos. 32885-91, 32896-99.
Church buildings | England | Huntingdonshire
Church buildings | England | Northamptonshire
Church buildings | England | Staffordshire
Irvine | James Thomas | 1825-1900 | Architect
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