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PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION
Shelfmark:  Waller Ms alb-77:106
Type of object:  manuscript
Dimensions:  183 x 116mm
Extent:  2 foll.
Material:  paper
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS
Type of element:  letter
Extent:  1a - 2a
Language:  English
Place:  Daventry
Date:  1844 (after)
Comments to date:  Bartlett was director of fieldworks at the Breach Downs excavation of 1844. An earlier excavation, 1841-1844, was led by Lord Albert Conyngham (from 1849 surnamed Denison), 1st Baron Londesborough.
Short summary:  Thanking for parcel and notes. Breach Downs a burial place for a long succession of years. Has a collection of skulls. Etc.
Person:  Dryden, Henry Edward Leigh, Sir 4th and 7th baronet, 1818 (Adlestrop, Gloucestershire)-1899 (Canon Ashbury, Daventry), Archaeologist, Antiquary, author
Person:  Bartlett, John Pemberton, 1818- fl. 1892, Rector, Clergyman, Animal lover, addressee
Institutions, associations, works etc. referred to:  Breach Downs, Kent [excavations] (Institution)
COMMENTS
Comments:  Note in pencil on 2b.
IMAGES
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