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Marsden, John Howard, 1803-1891 (antiquary, professor of archaeology)



Attended St John's College, Cambridge, Disney Professor of Archaeology, 1851-1865, rector of Great Oakley, Essex, rural dean of Harwich and of Eccles, and he was one of the chaplains of James Prince Lee, first bishop of Manchester.

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John Howard Marsden: Papers

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.10247
Scope and Contents

Notebooks, correspondence, writings and accounting information. Also includes material relating to the family seat of the Chelmorton Estate and papers of JHM's son, Reginald Godfrey Marsden, and grandson, Reginald Edward Marsden.

Dates: 1818 - 1930
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