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Collection Level Description: Papers relating to the Leigh family of Adlestrop, Gloucestershire

Reference: Dep. a. 55-6, b. 225, c. 562-85, d. 501-9, e. 261-2
Title: Papers relating to the Leigh family of Adlestrop, Gloucestershire
Dates of Creation: 1654-20th cent.
Extent: 38 shelfmarks
Name of Creator: Mrs M.G. Beachcroft

Language of Material: English

Administrative/Biographical History

The Leigh family of Adlestrop, Gloucestershire included Theophilus Leigh (1694-1785) Master of Balliol College, Oxford.

Scope and Content

Correspondence of the Leigh family, 1654-1788, together with collections by Mrs M.G. Beachcroft on the Leigh family, especially Theophilus Leigh, and on Balliol College, Oxford, 20th century.

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

The papers were deposited in the Library in 1978.

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The Leigh family correspondence is restricted, contact the Library for further details.

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Access Points

Leigh | family | Adlestrop

Leigh | Theophilus | 1694-1785 | Master of Balliol College Oxford

University of Oxford | Balliol College

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