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Collection Level Description: Collection Compiled by J.R. Jerram

Reference: MSS. Top. eccles. b. 44-5, c. 12, d. 62
Title: Collection Compiled by J.R. Jerram
Dates of Creation: Late 19th-early 20th cent.
Extent: 4 shelfmarks

Language of Material: English

Administrative/Biographical History

James Richard Jerram was a church bell-hanger of Salisbury, Wiltshire.

Scope and Content

Collection relating to church bells, compiled by J.R. Jerram.

Administrative Information

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The collection was bought from Henry Bristow in 1974.

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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. II, nos. 53935-8.

Access Points

Church bells

Jerram | James Richard | fl 1873-1877 | Campanologist and Antiquary

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