Heraldic and genealogical manuscripts relating to noble and gentry families of England and Yorkshire, compiled by Thomas Beckwith, mainly comprising family trees.
Manuscripts of Thomas Beckwith
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- ReferenceGB 161 MSS. Eng. c. 4782-6
- Dates of Creation1767-85
- Language of MaterialEnglish.
- Physical Description5 shelfmarks
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Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
Thomas Beckwith of York (d 1786) was a painter and antiquary.
Conditions Governing Access
Entry to read in the Library is permitted only on presentation of a valid reader's card (for admissions procedures see http://www.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/specialcollections).
The manuscripts were bought by the Library in 1993.
Collection level description created by Emily Tarrant, Department of Special Collections and Western Manuscripts.
Other Finding Aids
A catalogue of the collection is available online at http://www.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/specialcollectionswmss/online/online.htm.