Scarborough Play Bills

Scope and Content

A series of drafts or copies of bills for plays performed in the summer season at Scarborough, Yorkshire, 13 July - 9 September 1754, 34 folios. Inside the front cover is the bookplate of Hymen Packer.

Administrative / Biographical History


Access Information

Open for consultation by holders of a Reader's Ticket valid for the Manuscripts Reading Room.

Acquisition Information

Presented 1889.


Description compiled by Robert Steiner, Department of Manuscripts and University Archives.

Other Finding Aids

Additional Manuscripts Catalogue.

Custodial History

The volume was acquired by the British Museum in 1861.


Geographical Names