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Collection Description

Collection Title
Westminster Abbey and St. Margaret's Church, Westminster (1847-)
A collection of programmes for concerts given at Westminster Abbey and St. Margaret's Church, Westminster since 1901, arranged chronologically in bound volumes.

These volumes also include service sheets (complete from 1901 with individual items dating from 1847), many of which have a significant musical content.
Date range of collection
Accumulation Dates
1901 -
Suggested Audience
Not Specific
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Location Details

Westminster Abbey
Library and Muniment Room East Cloister, Westminster Abbey London London SW1 3PA
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020 7654 4830
020 7654 4827 
Visiting Information
Reprographic and photocopying services
Collections Overview
Collections may be summarised as follows: (1) Collection listed in the printed catalogue compiled by Barclay Squire, consisting of sacred and secular manuscript and printed music, chiefly c17-c18; (2) Manuscript and printed music formerly used by the Westminster Abbey choir (including manuscript part books), c17-c19; (3) Miscellaneous collection of music by or associated with Westminster composers (4) Muniment collections consisting of a few music manuscripts together with archival material relating to music and musicians at Westminster Abbey and St Margaret's Church
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Associated Collection(s)
Cardif University (Prifysgol Caerdydd)Royal College of Music LondonMuseums, Libraries and Archives Council