Papers of the Wykeham family of Thame Park, Oxfordshire

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Miscellaneous papers relating to the Wykeham family, 18-19th century, including:

  • an inventory of the household goods of Lawrence Harman, Viscount Oxmantown, at Thame Park (1800-1)
  • papers concerning the administration of the estate of Philip Wenman, Viscount Wenman (1769-1819)
  • papers of, and concerning P.T. Wykeham (1802-39)
  • the account book of P.T. Wykeham with the bankers Gosling & Sharpe (1829-32).

Administrative / Biographical History

The Wykeham family of Thame Park, Oxfordshire

Conditions Governing Access

Entry to read in the Library is permitted only on presentation of a valid reader's card (for admissions procedures see http://www.bodley.ox.ac.uk).

Acquisition Information

Bought by the Library, with MSS. Ch. Bucks. 1473-1502, Durham 46, Glouc. 198-201, Oxon. 4980-5096, from R.H. Schaub, 1970.

Note

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

Other Finding Aids

Related Material

See MSS. Ch. Bucks. 1473-1502, Durham 46, Glouc. 198-201, Oxon. 4980-5096 which were acquired at the same time.

Geographical Names