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Thomas Blore Papers

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.3874-3921

Scope and Contents

Pedigrees and other papers relating to Derbyshire and other counties, many being transcripts or extracts from church registers, the Domesday Book and manuscripts in the British Library and Public Record Office. The papers were written or compiled by Thomas Blore, unless otherwise indicated.


  • Creation: 1200-1850 (circa)


Conditions Governing Access

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50 volume(s) (50 volumes, 12 box-files paper) : paper

12 file(s) (50 volumes, 12 box-files paper)

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Other Finding Aids

Detailed listing available in Manuscripts Reading Room.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

9 - Presented by the Revd E.W. Blore, grandson of Thomas Blore, 1880.


The Rutland material in MS.Add.3897 was incorporated by Blore in his History and antiquities of Rutland (1811).
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Repository Details

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