The journal contains a description of a tour along the Rhine from Coblenz to Phillipsburg, c. 1743. There are notes on towns, government, trade, churches, spas, food and other matters. In addition to the journal, the volume contains farm accounts, details of payments to labourers and memoranda, 1782-1791; the place names indicate the location to be County Cork, Ireland.
Journal of a Tour in Germany
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- ReferenceGB 12 MS.Add.8789
- Dates of Creationc. 1743-1791
- Name of Creator
- Physical DescriptionPurchased 1989.
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