Claude Metford Thompson Manuscripts

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

The collection contains eight notebooks kept by C.M. Thompson while a student at University College London and at Bonn and Heidelberg in the 1870s. Also in the collection are 14 notebooks kept by C.M. Thompson from the 1870s to 1890s and five notebooks of notes from lectures on mining by Sir Warington Wilkinson Smyth, FRS, in 1875-76.

Administrative / Biographical History

Claude Metford Thompson, Professor of Chemistry (1883-1921) at University College South Wales and Monmouthshire.

Conditions Governing Access

Open for consultation.


Compiled by Elizabeth Pengilly with Peter Keelan.

Other Finding Aids

A Handlist of the Collection.