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Inventories of Historical Monuments: England, Scotland, Wales

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Location: Microfiche Cabinet 23, Drawer 6

Scope: This collection, compiled by the Royal Commission on Historical Monuments, is an illustrated inventory of historical monuments from England, Scotland, and Wales along with a concise account of monuments visited, and list of monuments that the Commissioners have selected as especially worthy of preservation.  Included in the collection is a glossary of architectural, heraldic, and archaeological terms as well as a map showing the topographical distribution of scheduled monuments and and an index.

How to search the collection:  Arranged alphabetically by parishes, each parish lists monuments in these categories:

1)  Prehistoric and earthworks
2)  Roman monuments and Roman earthworks
3)  English ecclesiastical monuments
4)  English secular monuments
5)  Unclassified monuments

Guides: There is a glossary and index at the end of each parish helping the user find specific monuments by page numbers on that parish's microfiche.

For more information about this subject in our Library Catalog, check out these
Subject Categories:

Monuments -- Great Britain
Great Britain -- Antiquities, Roman.
Great Britain -- Antiquities.

Time Period:   Prehistory-12th Century    13th-14th Century   15th Century   16th Century   17th Century  18th Century   19th Century  20th Century

Subject keywords:   Art, Architecture & Design, Great Britain - History

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