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      GB/NNAF/P31339
Wyatt, James (1746-1813) 

Gender: Male

Functions, occupations and activities
Father of Benjamin Dean Wyatt, Philip William Wyatt and Matthew Cotes Wyatt; uncle of Sir Jeffry Wyatville; Gothic revival architect; surveyor to Westminster Abbey (1776-1813)

Thesaurus
ARCHITECTS

Relationships
Family relationship with Wyatt, Benjamin (1744-1818)
Brother

Family relationship with Wyatt, Lewis William (1777-1853)
Nephew

Family relationship with , (-)
Uncle

Family relationship with Wyatt, Samuel (1737-1807)
Brother

Family relationship with Wyatt, Matthew Cotes (1777-1862)
Son

Family relationship with Wyatt, Benjamin Dean (1775-1852)
Son


Archival Resources
Number noted: 35

Correspondence between B D Wyatt, J Wyatt and P W Wyatt relating to Theatre Royal Drury Lane [Copies], 1811
Held at: British Library, Manuscript Collections
Document reference: Add 63641 ff. 30-60

Correspondence mainly with Matthew Cotes Wyatt, 1772-1811
Held at: British Library, Manuscript Collections
Document reference: Eg MS 3515

Correspondence with 5the Duke of Marlborough [partly draft], 1812
Held at: British Library, Manuscript Collections
Document reference: Add 61677 ff. 38-41b, 59

Letter relating to James Wyatt, 1814
Held at: British Library, Manuscript Collections
Document reference: Add 38568 f. 225

Letter to C James, 1806
Held at: British Library, Manuscript Collections
Document reference: Add 52479 f. 239

Letter to G Harrison, 1811
Held at: British Library, Manuscript Collections
Document reference: Add 38246 f. 108

Letter to J Flaxman, 1806
Held at: British Library, Manuscript Collections
Document reference: Add 39781 f. 49

Letter to R F Grenville, 1795
Held at: British Library, Manuscript Collections
Document reference: Add 42072 f. 43

Letters to James Wyatt, 1809-1813, nd
Held at: British Library, Manuscript Collections
Document reference: Add 50118 ff. 5-23b, 25-26b(?), 28-36b

Statement of the circumstances of his widow and four sons, 1813-1814
Held at: British Library, Manuscript Collections
Document reference: Add 38256 f. 16

Letters from William Beckford, 1791-1801, nd
Held at: Oxford University: Bodleian Library, Special Collections and Western Manuscripts
Document reference: MSS Beckford

Plans and drawings for alterations to Hartwell House, c1780
Held at: Oxford University: Bodleian Library, Special Collections and Western Manuscripts
Document reference: MS.Top.gen.b.55
Other information: Summary Catalogue of Post-Medieval Western Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library, Oxford (1991)

Drawings of Brasenose College, 1779
Held at: Oxford University: Brasenose College Archives
Document reference: Architects' Papers

Designs and sketches for Great Quadrangle and other college buildings, 1791-1792
Held at: Oxford University: Magdalen College Archives
Comments: Papers listed

Miscellaneous papers relating to Longford Castle,
Held at: Private

Correspondence (personal and professional), papers, notes, notebooks, sketches (c 115 items) relating to the Wyatt family,
Held at: Royal Institute of British Architects Library
Document reference: WyFam/1-3

Drawings (51) for Thirkleby Park, North Yorkshire, 1787-92
Held at: Royal Institute of British Architects Library
Other information: Annual return 1993

Letter to Sir Joseph Banks, 17 October 1797
Held at: Royal Society
Document reference: MM.16.103

Correspondence regarding Royal Military College, Blackheath (7 items), 1802-1812
Held at: Sir John Soane's Museum
Document reference: XI.A.2

Correspondence with John Soane and others (10 letters), 1788-1813
Held at: Sir John Soane's Museum
Document reference: IV.W.8.1-9, 11

Drawings of Lichfield Cathedral, 1780s
Held at: Staffordshire and Stoke-on-Trent Archive Service: William Salt Library

Letters (5) from, to Matthew Cotes Wyatt,
Held at: Victoria & Albert Museum, National Art Library
Document reference: MSL/1948/3143/3-7
Comments: Access by appointment

Acquittance for expenses of persons and sale of estate in College Street, 1778
Held at: Westminster Abbey Muniment Room and Library
Document reference: 49538
Comments: Access by appointment

Authorisation to, to make contract with artificers for "reinstating" Westminster Abbey, 1803
Held at: Westminster Abbey Muniment Room and Library
Document reference: 51658
Comments: Access by appointment

Letter to, concernign roof of Henry VII chapel, Westminster Abbey, 11793
Held at: Westminster Abbey Muniment Room and Library
Document reference: 24882
Comments: Access by appointment

Letter to, from A Gell, 1785
Held at: Westminster Abbey Muniment Room and Library
Document reference: 8137
Comments: Access by appointment

Letters from, to Dean & Chapter of Westminster Abbey, 1810
Held at: Westminster Abbey Muniment Room and Library
Document reference: 54135a
Comments: Access by appointment

Note of his burial, 1813
Held at: Westminster Abbey Muniment Room and Library
Document reference: 57928
Comments: Access by appointment

Opinions of, by Rev F Hughes and Rev S Smith, 1803
Held at: Westminster Abbey Muniment Room and Library
Document reference: 66082, 66096
Comments: Access by appointment

Plan of tenement in St Martin le Grand, 1787
Held at: Westminster Abbey Muniment Room and Library
Document reference: WAM (P) 491
Comments: Access by appointment

Repairs to fabric of Westminster Abbey after fire, 1803
Held at: Westminster Abbey Muniment Room and Library
Document reference: 66082, 66096
Comments: Access by appointment

Report on situation for Bishop of Bangor's monument in Westminster Abbey, 1803
Held at: Westminster Abbey Muniment Room and Library
Document reference: 65609B
Comments: Access by appointment

Report on, and instructions regarding, alterations and addition to Library, Broadway Chapel and Cloisters, at Westminster Abbey, 1792
Held at: Westminster Abbey Muniment Room and Library
Document reference: 57090-57093
Comments: Access by appointment

Undertaking by, as to his duties as surevyor to fabric of Westminster Abbey; further agreed proposals regarding payment for his services, 1797
Held at: Westminster Abbey Muniment Room and Library
Document reference: 65624-5
Comments: Access by appointment

Notebooks, accounts and correspondence with Earl of Pembroke relating to Wilton House,
Held at: Wiltshire and Swindon Record Office
Document reference: H1


Date of creation: 07 November 2002, 14:42:55