Collection Compiled by J.R. Jerram

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 161 MSS. Top. eccles. b. 44-5, c. 12, d. 62
  • Dates of Creation
      Late 19th-early 20th century
  • Language of Material
  • Physical Description
      4 shelfmarks

Scope and Content

Collection relating to church bells, compiled by J.R. Jerram.

Administrative / Biographical History

James Richard Jerram was a church bell-hanger of Salisbury, Wiltshire.

Conditions Governing Access

Entry to read in the Library is permitted only on presentation of a valid reader's card (for admissions procedures see

Acquisition Information

The collection was bought from Henry Bristow in 1974.


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. 53935-8.