Collections by James Cross

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 161 MSS. Top. Dorset b. 1, c. 3-4, d. 1-2, e. 1, f. 1
  • Dates of Creation
      Late 19th-early 20th century
  • Language of Material
  • Physical Description
      7 shelfmarks

Scope and Content

Collections by James Cross relating to the parish of Sturminster Marshall, Dorset.

Administrative / Biographical History

James Cross was Vicar of Sturminster Marshall and an 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

Acquisition Information

The collection was given to the Library by James Cross in 1919.


Collection level description created by Emily Tarrant, Department of Special Collections and Western Manuscripts.

Other Finding Aids

M. Clapinson and T.D. Rogers, Summary Catalogue of Post-Medieval Western Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library Oxford. Acquisitions 1916-1975. (Oxford, 1991), vol. II, nos. 53883-9.