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Durham University

Special Collections

Durham Cathedral Library Archives and Manuscripts Collections

There are 10 catalogues of Durham Cathedral Library archive and manuscript collections available online

  1. Durham Cathedral Library Additional Manuscripts
  2. J. J. Howe Collection
  3. Durham Cathedral Library Records
  4. Durham Cathedral Old Choristers' Association records
  5. Ferens Service Papers
  6. William Hutchinson's extra-illustrated Durham
  7. Surtees Manuscripts
  8. Van Mildert Letters
  9. Catalogue of the George Allan Manuscripts
  10. Catalogue of Bishop Henson Papers

A copy of Thomas Rud's Catalogue of Durham Cathedral manuscripts (compiled in 1727 and published in 1825), which covers Cathedral Manuscripts A-D, Hunter and Allan is online at

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