Papers of James Berry relating to Oxford church 'St. Peter in the East'

Scope and Content

Papers of James Berry concerning a Mithras stone carving in the church of 'St. Peter in the East', Oxford.

Administrative / Biographical History

Sir James Berry (1860-1946) was primarily a surgeon, though archaeology was amongst his recreational interests; he excavated sites in Southern England, and wrote a number of archaeological papers. See Who Was Who for details.

Access Information

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Acquisition Information

Presented to the Library in 1962.


Collection level description created by Susan Thomas, Department of Special Collections and Western Manuscripts.

Other Finding Aids

There is an index within the papers.