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Sands Collection. Collection relating to castles

Reference code
SAN
Title
Sands Collection. Collection relating to castles
Date
c1893-1934
Level of description
Fonds
Extent and format
Paper. Nineteen volumes and three boxes of papers. Folio (except SAN/017, octavo). Maroon cloth spines, with black boards (nos. SAN/1, 4-7, 10-12, 15, 16); cloth, red (nos. SAN/2, 3, 8, 9, 13, 14); marbled boards (SAN/017); cloth, black (SAN/020).
Scope and content
Collection of Harold Sands, FSA, barrister (d. 1935), relating to medieval castles; mostly compiled 1908-c. 1934. The present numbering is that of SA on incorporation (previous Sands numbers in brackets) The contents are mainly extracts from public records relating to castles and information from friends and colleagues on current work. Sketches and plans throughout.
Creator
Sands, Harold (d 1935), barrister and antiquary
Previous reference number(s)
MS 725
SAL/MS/725/1-20
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