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Papers of Anthony Lowther FSA

Reference code
LOW
Title
Papers of Anthony Lowther FSA
Date
1930-1971
Level of description
Fonds
Scope and content
Manuscripts, notes and correspondence of Anthony William George Lowther, FSA (d. 1972), mostly 1930-71. See obituaries in A.J., 53 (1973), 405-6; Surrey Archaeological Collections, 70 (1974), 175.
Creator
Lowther, Anthony William George (d 1973), architect, archaeologist and antiquary
Previous reference number(s)
SAL/MS/940-2
Archival history
Part of the Lowther Bequest, 1972, which also included a collection of Civil War and Commonwealth tracts and other printed books. A.J., 53 (1973), 386. See also MSS/0858, MSS/0859.
Related units of description
For the 17th-18th century manuscripts that were part of this bequest please see MSS/0940.
Most of Lowther's Surrey collections were transferred to the Surrey Archaeological Society, Guildford, in 1973. See their Annual Report (1973), 16, 19-20.
Lowther also gave a large bequest of books and Civil War tracts to the Society's Library. These can be found at https://library.sal.org.uk/cgi-bin/koha/opac-search.pl?advsearch=1&weight_search=1&limit=mc-ccode%3ALOW&sort_by=relevance&do=Search
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