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Warburton Collections

Reference code
MSS/WAR
Title
Warburton Collections
Date
18th century
Level of description
Sub-fonds
Extent and format
ff. v + 86, iii + 101, ii + 96. Three volumes. Folio. Half leather, calf, with green cloth (formerly vellum).
Scope and content
Collections made by John Warburton, FSA (1682-1759), Somerset Herald. Three volumes. Warburton's collections were sold in 1766; much of his topographical material is in BL Lansdowne MSS 886-923.
Creator
Warburton, John (1682-1759), herald and antiquary
Previous reference number(s)
SAL/MS/233-5
Archival history
Presented (MSS/0233, fol.ii) by Sir John Evans, DCL, FRS, PSA, 2 Dec.1886. Proc., 2nd ser., 11 (1885-7), 200.
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