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Bromet collections. Topographical collections, mostly relating to Windsor and Berkshire

Reference code
BRO
Title
Bromet collections. Topographical collections, mostly relating to Windsor and Berkshire
Date
First half 19th century, with some earlier material.
Level of description
Fonds
Extent and format
Paper. Five boxes.
Scope and content
Topographical collections, mostly relating to Windsor and Berkshire, compiled by William Bromet, MD, FSA (d. 1850); first half 19th century, with some earlier material. Bromet was surgeon to the 1st Regiment Life Guards. For details of his career and publications, mostly relating to foreign antiquities, see Proc., 1st ser., 2 (1849-53), 152-3 (obituary). With drawings, w/cols., etc., many by Bromet. Five boxes.
Creator
Bromet, William (d 1850), physician and antiquary
Previous reference number(s)
SAL/MS/449/1-5
SAL/MS/797
Archival history
Bequeathed by William Bromet, MD, FSA, 1850, with four volumes of brass rubbings, etc. (in the Prints and Drawings Collections). See Proc., 1st ser., 2 (1849-53), 152-3, 193. See also SAL/MSS/239, 782, 797.
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