Topographical Collections by Edgar Glanfield

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 161 MSS. Top. Oxon. c. 690, d. 805-15, e. 549-86; Top. Somerset e. 3
  • Dates of Creation
      20th century
  • Language of Material
  • Physical Description
      51 shelfmarks

Scope and Content

Topographical collections for Oxfordshire and for Fritwell by Edgar Glanfield, with some personal papers.

Administrative / Biographical History

Edgar Glanfield (d 1955) was vicar of Fritwell and an antiquary.

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 papers were bequeathed to the Library by Edgar Glanfield in 1955.


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. 54992-55042.