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Collection Level Description: Shirburn Records

Reference: MSS. Top. Oxon. b. 73, c. 158, d. 86, d. 87/1-3, f. 28/1-3, f. 29-30
Title: Shirburn Records
Dates of Creation: 1724-1864
Extent: 11 shelfmarks
Name of Creator: Herbert Edward Salter

Language of Material: English



Administrative/Biographical History

Herbert Edward Salter (1863-1951) was a historian. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.

Scope and Content

Records relating to Shirburn, Oxfordshire, collected by H.E. Salter, including poor rate books, highway account books, and a constables' book.

Administrative Information

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The records were presented to the Library by H.E. Salter in 1909.

Access Conditions

Entry to read in the Library is permitted only on presentation of a valid reader's card (for admissions procedures see http://www.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/services/admissions/).

Further Information

Finding Aids

Falconer Madan, et al., A summary catalogue of western manuscripts in the Bodleian Library at Oxford which have not hitherto been catalogued in the Quarto series (7 vols. in 8 [vol. II in 2 parts], Oxford, 1895-1953; reprinted, with corrections in vols. I and VII, Munich, 1980), vol. VI, nos. 34580-90.

Related Units of Description

See also See also Tracings of Maps by H.E. Salter; Notes and Collections of the Rev. H.E. Salter; and Photographs of Rev. H.E. Salter.

Access Points

Salter | Herbert Edward | 1863-1951 | Historian

Oxfordshire (England)

Shirburn (England)


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