Collection Level Description: Antiquarian Collections of H.F. Owen Evans
Reference: MSS. Top. gen. a. 10, b. 57, c. 83, d. 50-2, e. 86, f. 37; Top. Glouc. a. 3(R)
Title: Antiquarian Collections of H.F. Owen Evans
Dates of Creation: 17th-20th cent.
Extent: 9 shelfmarks
Language of Material: English
H.F. Owen Evans (d. 1966) was an antiquary.
Scope and Content
Antiquarian collections of H.F. Owen Evans, consisting of:
- Pedigree of the Hungerford family of Down Ampney, Gloucestershire, early 16th century
- Genealogy of the Peyton family, 1615
- Genealogy of the Berners family, 1616
- Description by H.F. Owen Evans of his brass rubbings
- Working notebook of Evans, 1946-65
- Church notes by Evans, 1938-45
- Miscellaneous papers, 17th-20th century
Immediate Source of Acquisition
The collection was bequeathed to the Library by Evans in 1966.
Entry to read in the Library is permitted only on presentation of a
valid reader's card (for admissions procedures see
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. 54058-66.
Evans | H F Owen | d 1966 | Antiquary
Berners | family
Hungerford | family | Down Ampney, Gloucestershire
Peyton | family
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