Collections of Percy Manning

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 161 MSS. Top. Oxon. c. 246, d. 201-4
  • Dates of Creation
      Early 20th century
  • Language of Material
  • Physical Description
      5 shelfmarks

Scope and Content

Collections written and made, mainly in the early 20th century, by P. Manning on sports and pastimes in Oxford and neighbourhood.

Administrative / Biographical History

Percy Manning (d 1917) was 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 collections were bequeathed to the Library by Percy Manning in 1917.


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

Other Finding Aids

P.S. Spokes, Summary Catalogue of Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library relating to the city county and university of Oxford. Accessions from 1916 to 1962 (Oxford, 1964).

Related Material

See also Oxford Collections of Percy Manning (MSS. Top. Oxon. d. 179-200).

Geographical Names