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Collection Level Description: Parish Notes by Edward Steele

Reference: MSS. Top. gen. e. 79-80
Title: Parish Notes by Edward Steele
Dates of Creation: 1682-1716, mainly [c. 1714]
Extent: 2 shelfmarks
Name of Creator: Edward Steele

Language of Material: English

Administrative/Biographical History

Edward Steele (fl. 1682-1760).

Scope and Content

Parish notes by Edward Steele, with some wash drawings and emblazoned arms; the notes concern Buckinghamshire, Norfolk, Kent, Surrey, Middlesex, Hertfordshire and Bedfordshire.

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Bought by the Library from D.D. Evans, Day's bookshop, Thame, 1956.

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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. II, nos. 54246-7.

Access Points

Parishes | England

Steele | Edward | fl 1705-1760 | house painter and antiquary

Bedfordshire (England)

Buckinghamshire (England)

Hertfordshire (England)

Kent (England)

Middlesex (England)

Norfolk (England)

Surrey (England)

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