"1895. Tour on my Safety From Bath to Weymouth Via Southampton Portsmouth & Bournemouth": diary of Walter Palmer. Photocopy and transcript of the original, and copies of two photographs, one taken in 1893 and the other some two years after the cycle ride showing him with his wife soon after their marriage.
Diary of Walter Palmer
- This material is held at
- ReferenceGB 152 MSS.328/N43
- Dates of Creation1893-1897
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish
- Physical Description0.004 cubic metres
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Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
Walter Palmer's father was a brush manufacturer and owned a shop in the centre of Bath for many years; Walter Palmer finally retired and sold the business in 1934.
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Conditions Governing Access
There are no restrictions on access to these papers.
This collection was deposited in the Centre by the granddaughter of Walter Palmer.
Other Finding Aids
A copy of this finding aid is available in paper format in the Centre's searchroom.
An authority record exists for Walter Palmer (GB 152 AAR2414).
Conditions Governing Use
There are no restrictions on the use of this archive, apart from the requirements of copyright law.
Further deposits are not expected.