Historical collections compiled by Turner relating to Oxford and Oxfordshire.
Turner's Oxfordshire Collections
- This material is held at
- ReferenceGB 161 MSS. Top. Oxon. c. 42-66, 66, 67-8
- Dates of Creation1864-72
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish, and Latin.
- Physical Description28 shelfmarks
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Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
William Henry Turner (d 1880), an Oxfordshire antiquary, was engaged on work for the Bodleian Library from 1870 until his death on 30 June 1880.
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).
The collections were purchased by the Library, 1872-3.
Collection level description created by Emily Tarrant, Department of Special Collections and Western Manuscripts.
Other Finding Aids
Falconer Madan, et al., A summary catalogue of western manuscripts in the Bodleian Library at Oxford which have not hitherto been catalogued in the Quarto series (7 vols. in 8 [vol. II in 2 parts], Oxford, 1895-1953; reprinted, with corrections in vols. I and VII, Munich, 1980), vol. V, nos. 29019-46.