Document ReferenceEPL
TitleElston Parish Library
Extent24 items
Access ConditionsAccessible to all readers
Admin HistoryThe Parish Library of Elston (Nottinghamshire) comprises the remains of the Library (24 items) of the Rev. John South, a Rector of Elston who died in 1732.
Custodial HistoryThe collection was passed from Elston parish to the County Library in Nottinghamshire in the 1950s, and in 1983 was deposited formally with the University Library by the Archdeacon of Newark.
DescriptionThe books are theological in interest, mainly in Latin, and date from the seventeenth century. The collection is closed and is not being added to.
MgtGroupLibraries of other institutions
Printed Book Collections
ArrangementThe collection is arranged by Library of Congress classification
FindingAidsThe collection is catalogued on the University of Nottingham's library catalogue NUsearch ( To browse the Collection, enter the search term EPL (the code for Elston Parish Library) into the main search box and select to search within the Library Catalogue only.
ReprodnNoteReprographic copies can be supplied for educational and private study purposes only, depending on access status and the condition of the documents.
ConditionThe collection has been rebound, and is in good condition

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA44845South; John (-1733); Rev.; rector of Elston Nottinghamshire-1733
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