Whymper, William

Scope and Content

A manuscript statement of poor rates collected for one year from Lady Day (25 Mar) 1833 to Lady Day 1834 [in Suffolk]. Signed by Whymper and dated 29th April 1834.

Administrative / Biographical History

No information available at present.


Single item.

Access Information

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Acquisition Information

Bound with a copy of Whymper's pamphlet, annotated by himself, entitled Reasons why landlords should pay the rates for tenements of £10 rent and under (1833; G.L. Cat. 28071).

Other Finding Aids

Collection level description.

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

12¾" x 7¾"

Archivist's Note

Compiled by Sarah Aitchison as part of the RSLP AIM25 Project.

Conditions Governing Use

Copies may be made, subject to the condition of the original. Copying must be undertaken by the Palaeography Room staff, who will need a minimum of 24 hours to process requests.