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Collection Level Description: Daybooks of John James Coles and J. Collins & Co., Two Coachmakers in Magdalen Street, Oxford

Reference: MSS. Eng. misc. c. 258-9
Title: Daybooks of John James Coles and J. Collins & Co., Two Coachmakers in Magdalen Street, Oxford
Dates of Creation: 1819-64
Extent: 2 shelfmarks

Language of Material: English



Administrative/Biographical History

John James Coles and J. Collins & Co. were both coachmakers in Magdalen Street, Oxford.

Scope and Content

Daybooks of two coachmakers in Magdalen Street, Oxford, consisting of:

Administrative Information

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The daybooks were given to the Library by Mrs L.E. Pittman, through the Council for the Preservation of Business Archives, in 1938.

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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. 43693-4.

Access Points

Carriages and carts | England | Oxford

J Collins & Co, coachbuilders

John James Coles, coachmaker


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