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Collection Level Description: Topographical Collections by Edgar Glanfield

Reference: MSS. Top. Oxon. c. 690, d. 805-15, e. 549-86; Top. Somerset e. 3
Title: Topographical Collections by Edgar Glanfield
Dates of Creation: 20th cent.
Extent: 51 shelfmarks

Language of Material: English

Administrative/Biographical History

Edgar Glanfield (d 1955) was vicar of Fritwell and an antiquary.

Scope and Content

Topographical collections for Oxfordshire and for Fritwell by Edgar Glanfield, with some personal papers.

Administrative Information

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The papers were bequeathed to the Library by Edgar Glanfield in 1955.

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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. 54992-55042.

Access Points

Glanfield | Edgar | d 1955 | Vicar of Fritwell and Antiquary

Fritwell (England)

Oxfordshire (England)

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