Journals of John Slaney

Scope and Content

John Slaney's journals.

Administrative / Biographical History

John Slaney was an exciseman and later wine merchant of Wellington, Shropshire.

Conditions Governing Access

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Acquisition Information

The journals were bought from Henry Bristow of Ringwood in 1984.


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

Other Finding Aids

A full description is available in the Library.