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Collection Level Description: Topographical Collections relating to Oxfordshire by Charles Richardson

Reference: MSS. Top. Oxon. d. 171-3
Title: Topographical Collections relating to Oxfordshire by Charles Richardson
Dates of Creation: either 18th or 19th cent.
Extent: 3 shelfmarks
Name of Creator: Charles Richardson

Language of Material: English

Administrative/Biographical History

Charles Richardson (d. 1827) was an antiquarian.

Scope and Content

Three volumes of Topographical collections relating to Oxfordshire by Charles Richardson, n.d. The first volume is arranged in hundreds, excluding Wootton, the second relates to Wootton hundred, and the third to Woodstock and Blenheim Palace.

Administrative Information

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Bequeathed to the Library by Percy Manning.

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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).

Related Units of Description

Letters to Richardson (MS. Eng. misc. d. 92) and a pedigree of Richardson (MS. Top. Oxon. c. 346, fol. 93v).

Access Points


Richardson | Charles | d 1827 | antiquarian

Blenheim Palace

Oxfordshire (England)

Woodstock (England)

Wootton (England)

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