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Cole, William, (1714-1782), Anglican clergyman and antiquary

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Surname: Cole
Forenames: William
Gender: Male
Date: 1714-1782
Biography: ODNB link for Cole, William (1714-1782) Anglican Clergyman and Antiquary
Name authority reference: GB/NNAF/P147196 (Former ISAAR ref: GB/NNAF/P6126 )
Online related resources Bibliography of British and Irish History link for William Cole
Number Description Held by Reference Further information
corresp and papers
British Library, Manuscript Collections
See HMC Papers of British antiquaries and historians, 2003
collections, misc corresp, personal papers, journal and diary
British Library, Manuscript Collections
1747-82: letters and misc papers
Cambridge University Library: Department of Manuscripts and University Archives
Cambridgeshire and Ely collections incl biographies of Bishops of Ely 1438-1515
Cambridge University Library: Department of Manuscripts and University Archives
See Summary Guide 1966
1750-1781: MS music transcribed by him
Cambridge University: Fitzwilliam Museum
See Select Biographical Sources (Library Association survey) 1971
1754: copy of Thomas Gardner's Account of Dunwich, Blithburgh etc with MS additions by Cole
Suffolk Archives - Ipswich
NRA 39544
various printed works with Cole's MS notes and additions
British Library, Modern English and Reader Services, Humanities and Social Sciences
See RC Alston, Books with manuscript, passim
1781-82: corresp with John Nichols
Oxford University: Bodleian Library, Special Collections
1762-82: letters (176) to Horace Walpole
National Art Library, Victoria & Albert Museum
NRA 38887 Forster
1762-82: corresp with Horace Walpole
British Library, Manuscript Collections
See Location Register of English Literary MSS 18-19th cent 1995