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Miscellaneous papers

Reference code
BRI/05
Title
Miscellaneous papers
Date
1928-1952
Level of description
sub-series
Scope and content
Miscellaneous papers, mostly typescript, including:- (1) 'Essay on Thames Bridges.. Earlier than 1700', Dec. 1934 (a prize essay). With revised copy, Oct. 1935;- (2) 'The History of the English Bridge up to the end of the Eighteenth century', with correspondence, 1937-55, relating to attempts to place the work with a publisher (MS of the book deposited with the RIBA);- (3) 'Ancient Bridges Survey', 1928, with some material relating to the 1927 survey;- (4) 'List of Bridge photographs';- (5) 'Ancient Bridges Earliest Documentary References';- (6) Excerpts from Pipe Rolls, etc. in the PRO;- (7) Miscellaneous notes and correspondence;- (8) Correspondence with the Courtauld Institute relating to the transfer of Jervoise's photographs, 1946, and with University College, London, relating to Jervoise's slides and lecture notes, 1952.
Creator
Jervoise, Edwyn (d 1955), architect and antiquary
Previous reference number(s)
SAL/MS/769/5