Commonplace book by Henry Sandford, No. 1 Royal Crescent, Bath, England,
|Main Creator:||Sandford, Henry, 1719-1796|
Henry Sandford was born in Castlerea, County Roscommon, Ireland, in 1719. He became an Irish MP in 1741. He was the first resident of No. 1 Royal Crescent, Bath, England, from 1776 to 1796. His commonplace books (MS 2191 & MS 9844) show what his interests were and how he passed his time in Bath.
Includes several newspaper cuttings about politics and court cases in Ireland including the Ulster Volunteers.
Commonplace books were used almost as scrapbooks, compiling interesting facts and figures, and newspaper cuttings.
Physical description: 1 item (259pp.)
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|MS 2191||Manuscripts Reading Room Special Access||Manuscripts|