From History of Canterbury Cathedral Library
- Shelfmark W/B-1-48
- James Chelsum. Remarks on the two last chapters of Mr. Gibbon's History of the decline and fall ... By James Chelsum, ....
- Inscription on front pastedown: Presented to C.C. Library by W. Welby 1893.
- William Welby (fl. 1851–1893) was the High Bailiff of the County Court of Canterbury. He is recorded in the parish of St Mary Bredin in the 1881 Canterbury census and in Oaten Hill in the 1891 census.