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Collection Level Description: Papers of Thomas Symonds, Vicar of Eynsham, and his family

Reference: MSS. Don. b. 34-5, c. 158-66, d. 180-5, e. 136-43, f. 34; Top. Oxon. b. 275
Title: Papers of Thomas Symonds, Vicar of Eynsham, and his family
Dates of Creation: 1757-1894
Extent: 27 shelfmarks

Language of Material: English, Latin, and Greek

Administrative/Biographical History

Thomas Symonds (1773-1845) was Vicar of Eynsham and an antiquary.

Scope and Content

Correspondence and papers of Thomas Symonds and his family, including papers relating to Eynsham.

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

The papers were bought with the aids of the Friends of the Bodleian, at various times, 1977-83.

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Symonds | Thomas | 1773-1845 | Antiquary and Vicar of Eynsham

Church of England | Clergy

Eynsham (England)

Oxfordshire (England)

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