CollectionGB 0231 University of Aberdeen, Special Collections
Ref NoMS 3231
TitleReverend A. R. G. Burn, Ipswich: letters and diaries of tours in Scotland
Date1914 - 1927
Extent10 volumes and 1 file: 0.8 linear metres
Creator NameReverend A. R. G. Burn, Ipswich
SourceThe material was purchased by Mr. G. H. Wright of London who gave it to the University Library in 1986.
DescriptionLetters and diaries of the Reverend A. R[onald] G. Burn of Whatfield Rectory, Ipswich, 1914-1927. This collection records a series of walking and climbing tours and short holidays taken by Mr. Burn between 1914 and 1927. The diaries give details of the routes taken and contain many references to place names, local Gaelic expressions and folklore. MS 3231/11 contains letters to Burn found loose in the diaries and correspondents include Theodore Campbell , A. L. Bagley, C. Scott, E. M. Corner and R. Matheson.
AccrualsNone expected.
Access StatusOpen
Access ConditionsThe records are available subject to the signed acceptance of the Department's access conditions.
Physical DescriptionNo physical conditions affecting use of collection.
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