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Astle, Thomas (1735-1803), antiquary, archivist and palaeographer

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Surname: Astle
Forenames: Thomas
Gender: Male
Date: 1735-1803
Biography: ODNB link for Astle, Thomas (1735-1803) Antiquary Archivist Palaeographer
Name authority reference: GB/NNAF/P166549 (Former ISAAR ref: GB/NNAF/P925 )
Collections
  Description Held by Reference Further information
1
c1760-91: corresp, commonplace book, antiquarian notes and papers
British Library, Manuscript Collections
See HMC Papers of British antiquaries and historians, 2003
2
c1775-1803: antiquarian corresp, collections and papers
British Library, Manuscript Collections
See HMC Papers of British antiquaries and historians, 2003
3
papers rel to Anglo-Saxon charters (1 vol)
University of Birmingham: Cadbury Research Library: Special Collections
NRA 32504 BUL misc

See HMC Papers of British antiquaries and historians, 2003
4
1775-1803: account of searches of public records in Tower record office
Yorkshire Archaeological and Historical Society
See Catalogue 1931
5
1768-72: letters to him rel to the printing of the Rolls of Parliament
Essex Record Office
NRA 5380 Avery
6
c1760-80: notes rel to Thetford and list of MSS rel to Norfolk and Suffolk
Oxford University: Bodleian Library, Special Collections
See HMC Papers of British antiquaries and historians, 2003
7
1780: MS on Old Sarum
Wiltshire and Swindon History Centre
NRA 17343 Pleydell-Bouverie
8
c1775: MS catalogue of the papers of Sir Richard Worsley
Isle of Wight Record Office
NRA 26748
9
1796: MS volume
London University: University College London (UCL) Special Collections
10
1757-1803: corresp
Yale University Libraries: Beinecke Library
11
letters (13) from him
Lewis Walpole Library
NRA 22338 Walpole Library
12
1763-1800: letters from George Cressner and others
Oxford University: Bodleian Library, Special Collections
See HMC Papers of British antiquaries and historians, 2003
13
letters from Richard Greene and other antiquaries
Cambridge University: Fitzwilliam Museum
See Select Biographical Sources (Library Association survey) 1971
14
1788-88: letters to Lord Grenville
British Library, Manuscript Collections
15
letters (30) to the Grenville family
Huntington Library
See Guide 1982
16
1769-80: letters (14) from JA Hammond
Kent History and Library Centre
NRA 9383

See HMC Papers of British antiquaries and historians, 2003
17
1767-86: letters to 2nd Lord Hardwicke
British Library, Manuscript Collections
18
1775-1803: corresp with Robert Lemon
British Library, Manuscript Collections
19
1800: Parliamentaria: a collection of extracts from the public records 1524-1631
Wiltshire and Swindon History Centre
See Annual Return 2011

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