Microfilms of Holkham Manuscripts

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 161 MSS. Film 478-93, 589-94, 609-10, 625-6, 634-8, 648, 662-85, 697, 754-6, 760, 783-4, 843-4, 870-3, 928-30, 957-60, 1058, 1090, 1092-4, 1176, 1372-5, 1451-6, 1500, 1535, 1544, 1559, 1578-84
  • Dates of Creation
      20th century
  • Language of Material
      English, and Latin.
  • Physical Description
      103 shelfmarks

Scope and Content

Microfilm copies of the manuscripts in the Library of the Earl of Leicester at Holkham Hall.

Administrative / Biographical History

Holkham Hall houses the Library of the Earl of Leicester.

Access Information

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

Acquisition Information

The microfilms were acquired at various dates.


Collection level description created by Emily Tarrant, Department of Special Collections and Western Manuscripts.

Other Finding Aids

A description is available in the Library.

For description of contents see S. de Ricci, Handlist of MSS. in the Library of the Earl of Leicester at Holkham Hall (1932), (Supplement to the Bibliographical Society's Transactions no. 7).

Additional Information

The originals are located at Holkham Hall.

Corporate Names