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Collection Level Description: Journals of John Slaney

Reference: MSS. Eng. misc. d. 1267-71
Title: Journals of John Slaney
Dates of Creation: 1829-78
Extent: 5 shelfmarks

Language of Material: English

Administrative/Biographical History

John Slaney was an exciseman and later wine merchant of Wellington, Shropshire.

Scope and Content

John Slaney's journals.

Administrative Information

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The journals were bought from Henry Bristow of Ringwood in 1984.

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Access Points

Excise tax | Great Britain

Merchants | Great Britain | 19th century

Vintners | Great Britain

Wine industry | Great Britain

Diaries | 19th century

Slaney | John | fl 1829-1878 | exciseman and wine merchant

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