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Journal of a Tour in Germany

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.8789

Scope and Contents

The anonymous journal contains a description of a tour along the Rhine from Coblenz to Phillipsburg, c. 1743. There are notes on towns, government, trade, churches, spas, food and other matters. In addition to the journal, the volume contains farm accounts, details of payments to labourers and memoranda, 1782-1791; the place names indicate the location to be County Cork, Ireland.


  • Creation: 1743-1791 (Circa)

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1 collection (1 volume Notebook, leather spine, paper-covered wooden boards)

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Purchased 1989

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