Papers of Thomas Symonds, vicar of Eynsham, and his family

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Correspondence and papers of Thomas Symonds and his family, including papers relating to Eynsham.

Administrative / Biographical History

Thomas Symonds (1773-1845) was vicar of Eynsham 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 papers were bought with the aids of the Friends of the Bodleian, at various times, 1977-83.


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.