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Collection Level Description: Indexes and Calendars by W.J. Oldfield

Reference: MSS. Top. Berks. d. 20-4
Title: Indexes and Calendars by W.J. Oldfield
Dates of Creation: [c. 1920-30]
Extent: 5 shelfmarks

Language of Material: English



Administrative/Biographical History

William John Oldfield (1857-1934) was Canon of Lincoln and an antiquary. Details are given in Who Was Who.

Scope and Content

Indexes and calendars of Abingdon parish records by W.J. Oldfield, 1538-1836 (compiled c. 1928-30).

Administrative Information

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The collection was given to the Library by W.J. Oldfield, 1928-34.

Access Conditions

Entry to read in the Library is permitted only on presentation of a valid reader's card (for admissions procedures see http://www.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/services/admissions/).

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. 53759-63.

Access Points

Oldfield | William John | 1857-1934 | Canon of Lincoln and Antiquary

Abingdon (England)

Berkshire (England)

Oxfordshire (England)


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