Cambridge Antiquarian Society: Antiquarian Papers

Scope and Content

Antiquarian and research papers of Henry Paine Stokes, Edward Hailstone and George Forest Browne, in the form of notes, essays, lectures and letters mostly concerning Cambridge and the surrounding area.

Access Information

Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (

Acquisition Information

Deposited by Cambridge Antiquarian Society, 1993

Other Finding Aids

A catalogue of the collection can be found on ArchiveSearch.

Related Material

Other H.P. Stokes manuscripts are at Add.8699 and Add.8717


Many of the Stokes and Hailstone manuscripts are listed in 'Proceedings of the Cambridge Antiquarian Society', vol. XXXIII (1931-32), pp.168-169