Home  / CLI

Archaeological notebook of George Clinch

Reference code
CLI
Title
Archaeological notebook of George Clinch
Date
1880-1882
Level of description
Fonds
Extent and format
pp. 39. Octavo. Remains of black covers. Signature of L. Forstall on the back page.
Scope and content
'Notebook of Archaeology & Antiquities' of George Clinch, FGS, FSA Scot. (1860-1921), mainly relating to flints and related sites in Kent, Winchester, Salisbury, etc.

George Clinch succeeded E. C. Ireland as clerk (later librarian) of SA. He published extensively on archaeology in the VCH, Archaeologia Cantiana, SA Proceedings, and wrote several books on London. See obituary in A.J., 1 (1921), 145; Who Was Who 1916-1928.
Creator
Clinch, George (1860-1921), antiquary
Previous reference number(s)
SAL/MS/980
MS 980
Archival history
Presented by R. Busby, 1977.
Related units of description
An illustrated article on ‘Tooks Court and its Neighbourhood’ by George Clinch is held at St John's College Library Special Collections, University of Cambridge (http://www.joh.cam.ac.uk/library/special_collections)