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DOWNMAN, Edward Andrews (fl 1900)

Identity Statement

Reference code(s): GB 0074 CLC/445
Held at: London Metropolitan Archives
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Full title: DOWNMAN, Edward Andrews (fl 1900)
Date(s): [1900]
Level of description: Collection
Extent: 37 production units.
Name of creator(s): Downman | Edward Andrews | fl 1900 | antiquarian


Administrative/Biographical history:

In the early 20th century, Reverend Edward Andrews Downman compiled notes on and plans of ancient earthworks in England (arranged by county).


Scope and content/abstract:

Research notes and plans of ancient earthworks in Bedfordshire, Berkshire, Brecknockshire, Buckinghamshire, Cambridgeshire, Derbyshire, Dorset, Essex, Gloucestershire, Hampshire, Herefordshire, Hertfordshire, Huntingdonshire, Kent, Leicestershire, Lincolnshire, Middlesex, London, Monmouthshire, Norfolk, Northamptonshire, Northumberland, North Wales, Nottinghamshire, Oxfordshire, Pembrokeshire, Radnorshire, Rutland, Shropshire, Somerset, Staffordshire, Suffolk, Surrey, Sussex, Warwickshire, Wiltshire, Worcestershire, and Yorkshire.

Access & Use

Language/scripts of material:

System of arrangement:

Arranged alphabetically by county.

Conditions governing access:

Available for general access.

Conditions governing reproduction:

Copyright to this collection rests with the City of London.

Finding aids:

Please see online catalogues at:

Archival Information

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition:

These papers were purchased by Guildhall Library between 1909 and 1922 and were catalogued circa 1922 by Guildhall Library staff. The Guildhall Library Manuscripts Section merged with the London Metropolitan Archives in 2009.

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Description Notes

Archivist's note:

Rules or conventions:
Compiled in compliance with General International Standard Archival Description, ISAD(G), second edition, 2000; National Council on Archives Rules for the Construction of Personal, Place and Corporate Names, 1997.

Date(s) of descriptions:
Records prepared May to September 2011.

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