Pocket Diaries

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 133 EGR4/8/2
  • Dates of Creation
      1855-1864
  • Physical Description
      11.5 x 7.5 cm, 10 vols, stiff card covers, buckram-bound (/1 & /2 have thin card covers).

Scope and Content

Printed diaries: Letts's Diary or Bills Due Book, and an Almanack. Entries record William Grey's appointments, visits made and received, and other activities, with brief notes on the weather. There are also weekly accounts of expenditure in the columns provided.

  • /1: 1855
  • /2: 1856
  • /3: 1857
  • /4: 1858
  • /5: 1859
  • /6: 1860
  • /7: 1861
  • /8: 1862
  • /9: 1863
  • /10: 1864

Acquisition Information

All items were received from Dunham Massey Hall on 8 May 1992, except EGR4/8/2/6, which was received on 24 January 1992; provenance: 3rd drawer down, chest of drawers F736 on Grey Gallery.