Rural and Other Poems of Mary Chadwick

Scope and Content

A volume of manuscript poetry by Mary Chadwick of Ludlow, Shropshire. On folio ii is written, Manuscript Poems. To Dr Chadwick, the author dedicates her rural and other Poems, a slight, but sincere tribute of maternal affection. Ludlow, Decr 31, 1827. On f. 11v is written, This Manuscript and the copyright are presented to my son Adam Chadwick, M.D., Mary Chadwick.

Conditions Governing Access

The manuscript is available for consultation by any accredited reader.

Acquisition Information

Donated to the John Rylands Library by Dr Moses Tyson in June 1933.


Description compiled by Henry Sullivan and Jo Humpleby, project archivists.

Other Finding Aids

Catalogued in the Hand-List of the Collection of English Manuscripts in the John Rylands Library, 1928-35 (English MS 723).

Related Material

See Rural and other poems: by Mrs. Chadwick (London and Ludlow: Longman & Co., and Procter and Jones, 1828).