The collection comprises a single volume. The first page is headed 'Revised survey of the chief excavations. Lenton Priory. 30/12/1935. A.G.P. - D.R.S.' Other dates in the volume show that it was added to in February and July 1936. The volume contains pencil diagrams and measurements of areas of excavation.
A loose ink plan of the North Transept is included.
Pasted onto the front cover is a letter from John Holland Walker, Secretary of the Thoroton Society of Nottinghamshire to Mr Flack [University College Librarian], 25 July 1944, explaining the provenance of the volume.