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Collection Level Description: Collections by W. Langford

Reference: MSS. Top. Oxon. d. 209-18
Title: Collections by W. Langford
Dates of Creation: 19th century
Extent: 10 shelfmarks

Language of Material: English

Scope and Content

Collections, made in the 19th century by W. Langford of Eynsham on the history of Witney, consisting largely of transcripts of original records, but also including press-cuttings and other printed matter.

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

The collection was given to the Library by Witney Parochial Church Council in 1919.

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Further Information

Finding Aids

P.S. Spokes, Summary Catalogue of Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library relating to the city county and university of Oxford. Accessions from 1916 to 1962 (Oxford, 1964).

Access Points

Langford | W | fl 1800-99 | of Eynsham

Oxfordshire (England)

Witney (England)

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