Correspondence of Charles George Perceval

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Correspondence of Charles George Perceval, consisting of:  

  • Letters to Lord Arden about the magistracy, 1829-39
  • Letters to Lord Arden about the Surrey yeomanry, 1830-9
  • Miscellaneous letters to Lord Arden, 1812-39

Administrative / Biographical History

Carles George Perceval, 2nd Baron Arden (1756-1840) was Lord Lieutenant of Surrey.

Conditions Governing Access

Entry to read in the Library is permitted only on presentation of a valid reader's card (for admissions procedures see http://www.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/specialcollections).

Acquisition Information

The correspondence was given to the Library in 1954.

Note

Collection level description created by Emily Tarrant, Department of Special Collections and Western Manuscripts.

Other Finding Aids

M. Clapinson and T.D. Rogers, Summary Catalogue of Post-Medieval Western Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library Oxford. Acquisitions 1916-1975. (Oxford, 1991), vol. II, nos. 55216-21.

Geographical Names