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Major accessions to repositories in 2004 relating to Religion


Birmingham City Archives

  • Birmingham Diocese: additional records (BDR)

Bristol Record Office

  • Walter Booker, clergyman: diaries (42636)

Canterbury Cathedral Archives

  • Canterbury diocese: additional material incl Orders in Council, committee minutes, registers rel to clergy employment amd licenses for schoolmasters, lecturers and Tait Missioners 1673-1925 (DCb)
  • Promises by clergy of Canterbury diocese to lend money to the Crown 1666-67 (U445)
  • MS sermons by Edward Talbot, archdeacon of Berkshire, George Berkeley, canon of Canterbury Cathedral, and perhaps others 18th cent (U450)

Centre for Kentish Studies

  • Rev R Acworth, clergyman, Ashford: papers 1937-46 (U3685)

Cheshire and Chester Archives and Local Studies

  • Chester Diocesan Board of Education: governors' corresp, accounts and payments, deeds and other records 1856-2004 (EDM 6)
  • Chester Diocese: personal files rel to clergy c1999-2003 (EDA 21)

Cumbria Record Office, Carlisle Headquarters

  • Robert Tinsley Holtby, Dean of Chichester: corresp rel to church administration, educational activities, musical events and media work 1959-1972 (DX 1745)

Derbyshire Record Office

  • Joan Waste, protestant martyr: records 17th cent (D6341)

Dudley Archives and Local History Service

  • James Hasselgrave Thompson, Vicar of Cradle: diaries (2) 1857-1863 (Acc 9306)

Dumfries and Galloway Archives

  • Dumfries Synod: draft minutes 1899-1992 (RH10)

Essex Record Office

  • Chelmsford Diocese (addnl): faculty papers 1964-2003, records of St Albans and Chelmsford Church Trust 1914-77 and minutes of St Mary's Home, Great Maplestead 1935-41 1914-2003 (D/C addl)

Essex Record Office, Colchester and North-East Essex Branch

  • Edward Leathes Young Deacle, vicar of Messing: journal 1888-1914 (D/DJ)

Gloucestershire Record Office

  • Charles Taylor Kingsley of Fairford: personal papers on religion, mythology and medicine 1785-1888 (D10115)
  • Gloucester Diocese: council, committee and synod minutes 1871-2000 (GDR)

Guildhall Library

  • English Church, Ostend: additional records 1922-89 (Acc 2004/060)
  • London Diocese: additional Paddington estate records c1775-1988 (Acc 2004/006, 035)
  • St Paul's Cathedral Dean and Chapter: manorial court records 1700-1869 (Acc 2004/004)
  • St Boniface, Antwerp: additional records 2000-04 (Acc 2004/028, 043)

Gwent Record Office

  • Newport and District Christian Education Council: additional records 20th cent

Hertfordshire Archives and Local Studies

  • H R Wilton Hall, Librarian of St Albans Cathedral (addnl): corresp and notes rel to the history of St Albans 1922 (Acc 4088)
  • Hertfordshire Baptist Association (addnl): minutes, newsletters, handbooks, reports and directories 1941-2001 (Acc 4085)
  • National Association of Decorative and Fine Arts Societies: Baldock: record of church furnishings at St Mary the Virgin, Baldock (D/Acc 1101)
  • National Association of Decorative and Fine Arts Societies: Broxbourne: record of church furnishings for St Augustine, Broxbourne (D/Acc 1102)
  • National Association of Decorative and Fine Arts Societies: Hormead: record of church furnishings at St Mary, Little Hormead 2004 (Acc 4084)
  • National Association of Decorative and Fine Arts Societies: South Mimms: record of church furnishings at St Giles, South Mimms 2004 (Acc 4055)
  • St Albans Diocese: further minutes and other records c1877-2004 (D/Acc 1077, 1083, 1094)

Lancashire Record Office

  • Liverpool Roman Catholic Archdiocese: reports of the Diocesan Mission Fund, charity papers and other records 1844-1872 (RCLV acc 9712)

Lewisham Local Studies and Archives

  • Grove Park Hospital: chaplain's journals 1946-1977 (A04/10)

Lincolnshire Archives

  • HM Prison, Lincoln: chaplain's journals 1954-1964 (LINCOLN PRISON)

Liverpool Record Office

  • Liverpool Old Hebrew Congregation: corresp rel to the sale of Kosher meat and other social issues 1878-1928 (Acc 5893)

London Metropolitan Archives: Joint Archive Service of the Corporation of London

  • London Diocese: Poplar Association for Befriending Girls Executive Committee and Poplar Deanery moral welfare minutes 1929-1973 (A/LWC, LMA/ 1478)
  • Southwark Diocese: corresp and papers 1960-1967 (DS)
  • Winchester Diocese: maps and plans 1800-1866 (DW)
  • Winchester Diocese: Surrey registry corresp relating to Saint Andrew, Battersea 1875-1885 (DW)

Manchester Archives and Local Studies

  • Manchester Diocese: additional records, personal files of deceased clergy c1900-1999 (M39/addnl/734)

Medway Archives and Local Studies Centre

  • Churches Together in Medway: records, incl minutes, corresp, financial records 1981-98 (DE945)

Norfolk Record Office

  • Elizabeth Doyle of Crimplesham Hall, Quaker: diary 1854 (ACC 2004/143)
  • Mary Parley, wife of Thomas Parley, rector of Tivetshall: diary 1918 (Acc 2003/29, 2004/54)
  • Norwich Archdeaconry: further records 20th cent (ACC 2004/186)
  • Norwich Cathedral Dean and Chapter (addnl): cathedral sacrist's diaries 1980-1986 (DCN 167)
  • Norwich Diocese (addnl): Bishop's Books and Documents Committee papers c1977-2003 (ACC 2004/169)
  • Canon JWM Vyse (d 1901), vicar of Aylsham: papers, scrapbooks and albums rel to Aylsham and Norwich 19th-20th cent, with map of Norfolk by Emmanuel Bowen 1749 1749-20th cent (ACC 2004/25)

Northumberland Record Office

  • Newcastle-upon-Tyne Diocese: records rel to Northumberland Deaf Mission 19th-20th cent (NRO 6156)

Nottinghamshire Archives

  • British and Foreign Bible Society: Beeston Branch: minutes 1841-81 (acc 6645)

Plymouth and West Devon Record Office

  • London Missionary Society: West Devon auxiliary: records incl history, minutes and registers of missionaries 1795-1945 (Acc 2975)

Sheffield Archives

  • Sheffield Diocesan Missionary Council: minutes 1960-72 (2004/113)

Somerset Archive and Record Service

  • James Lawson Thompson, Bishop of Bath and Wells: papers c1950-2001 (A\CIZ)

Staffordshire and Stoke-on-Trent Archive Service: Lichfield Record Office

  • John Ralph Strickland Taylor, rector of Hodnet, bishop of Sodor and Man: papers c1918-1930 (402)
  • Lichfield and Coventry Diocese: additional records incl staff salaries committee minutes 1957-1982 and quinquennial inspection reports 1957-2001 (B/A/26)

Suffolk Record Office, Lowestoft Branch

  • Beccles Quaker marriage certificate 1723 (1560)

The Record Office for Leicestershire, Leicester and Rutland

  • C N Ware, clergyman: letters to Miss Winifred Wilkinson of experiences with British Expeditionary Force 1914-1917 (DE6704)

Warwickshire County Record Office

  • Rev H E Wincott, of Haggerston: papers 20th cent (CR3906)

West Sussex Record Office

  • John Walter Atherton Hussey, Dean of Chichester: additional papers c1955-77 (Acc 13643)
  • Arthur Stuart Duncan-Jones, Dean of Chichester: papers 1929-55 (Acc 13642)
  • Dorothy Howell-Thomas, Anglican social thinker, author and private secretary to William Temple, Archbishop of Canterbury: papers c1913-2001 (Acc 13407)


National Library of Scotland, Manuscript Collections

  • Neil Ross, Church of Scotland minister and gaelic scholar: papers (Acc.12354)
  • Sir George Adam Smith, Old Testament scholar: additional papers 1897-1998 (Acc.12452)


Lambeth Palace Library

  • James Andrew Bruce, Vicar of King's Sutton: corresp 1863-1902 (MS 4510)
  • Walter Farquhar Hook, Dean of Chichester: letters [12] to Thomas Nunns 1833-1851 (MS 4549 ff. 269-298)
  • Charles Thomas Longley, Archbishop of Canterbury: additional records, corresp and papers (MSS 4545-4549)
  • Francis Merewether, Vicar of Whitwick Leicestershire pamphleteer: corresp 1812-1863 (MS 4512)
  • William Sancroft, Archbishop of Canterbury: corresp on the 'flowerpot' plot 1692
  • Abbotsbury Abbey: breviary 1400 (MS 4513)
  • Liddon House Mission, London: minutes and annual reports 1907-2004 (MS 4535-4536)
  • Springboard, Evangelistic Initiative: records 1992-2004

Manx National Heritage Library

  • Edward William Kissack, Canon: volume of diary entries, historical and antiquarian notes (10907)
  • Archdeaconry of Man: corresp files 1957-66 (11092)
  • Diocese of Sodor and Man: additional records comprising files from the Bishop's office 1937-2003 (10910)

Representative Church Body Library

  • Isabella Butler, wife of Rev James Butler of Burnchurch: photocopy of diaries 1818-23
  • William Carmichael, Archbishop of Dublin: letters of non-residence 1765 (MS 727)
  • Alfred George Elliott, Bishop of Kilmore: sermon notebook and diary of meetings of the Representative Church Body 1884-90 (MSS 740)
  • Malcolm Frederick Graham, Dean of Killala: sermons and papers 1946-2001
  • Hanry Mackenzie Harriss, Canon of Christ Church, Dublin, Record of Killiney: autobiographical memoir (MS 715)
  • Frederick Julian Mitchell, Bishop of Down and Drogheda: autobiographical memoir
  • Church of Ireland House of Bishops: minutes and related papers 1875-2000
  • Community of St John the Evangelist: additional minutes, accounts, service register 1949-2004 (MS 713)
  • Inter Nos, ecumenical clerical group, Dublin: minutes 1973-90 (MS 722)
  • Queen's County Protestant Orphan Society: minutes, accounts, examination book 1841-1936 (MS 723)
  • Spiritual Aid Society, fund for maintenance of additional curates in the Church of Ireland: minutes 1866-1926 (MS 726)
  • Waterford and Lismore Clerical Society: minutes 1927-59 (MS 716)
  • Waterford Society of Change Ringers: minutes 1872-1949 (MS 717)

St George's Chapel Archives and Chapter Library

  • W Wellbelove, Keeper of the Curfew Tower, Windsor: notebook and accounts 1829-1914 (GD10)
  • Canon Armytage: ms sermons 1950-1959 (CN3/1)

York Minster Archives

  • York Dean and Chapter: chapter steward's records 1978-2003 (2004/1, 2004/10)
  • York Dean and Chapter: head verger's diaries, papers and in-letters rel to Worship Committee 1999-2004 (2004/3)
  • York Dean and Chapter: precentor's records 1973-2001 (2004/2)
  • York Minster: financial records rel to York Minster Stoneyard, York Minister Enterprises and Dean and Chapter finance office 1970-2003 (2004/6, 2004/21, 2004/22, 2004/23)


Aberdeen University, Special Libraries and Archives

  • John Cumming, minister of Crown Court Church, Covent Garden: papers 19th cent

Birmingham University Information Services, Special Collections Department

  • Mrs B Jeremy of Birmingham: letters to her brother-in-law Reverend John Jeremy 1791-1792 (LAdd)
  • Rev J Wood, methodist minister: diary 1838-1851 (MS194)
  • Geoffrey Waring Maw, author: additional records incl annotated photograph album rel to pilgrimages 1923-1997 (DA25)
  • Leslie Dixon Weatherhead, methodist minister and author: additional records 1958-2003 (LW)
  • Association of Christian Communities and Networks: additional corresp, minutes and accounts 2001-2004 (MS168)
  • Lea Valley Christian Education Fellowship: minutes, attendance registers and misc papers 1844-2004 (Acc 2004/3)
  • Student Christian Movement: additional records (DA1)
  • United Mission to Nepal: additional minutes and accounts 2002-2003 (DA45)
  • Young Mens Christian Association: additional records incl First World War photograph album of YMCA at Abbeville 1883-1916 (YMCA)

Borthwick Institute for Archives

  • York Historic Churches Trust: records rel to individual churches

Bradford University: JB Priestley Library

  • John Peart-Binns, episcopal biographer: additional papers, incl material rel to Ambrose Reeves and Joost de Blank (PEB)

Cambridge University Library, Department of Manuscripts and University Archives

  • Thomas Hugo, historian and preacher: Somerset botanical notebook c1838 (MS Add. 9690)

Durham University Library, Archives and Special Collections: Palace Green Section

  • Albert Bayly, hymn writer: papers rel to a cancelled work by David Dale on Bayly's hymns, incl corresp and ephemera (PRA)
  • Edward George Pace, canon, lecturer in Theology and Hebrew: papers c1906-48 (UND)
  • Hayton, Lee & Braddock, architects and surveyors, Durham: additional files rel to their work as diocesan architects to Durham 20th cent (HLB)

Exeter University Library (Special Collections)

  • Syon Abbey (Bridgettine): theological and music ms collections of the nuns of South Brent, Devon 1400-1700 (MS 262)

London Metropolitan University: The Women's Library

  • Catholic Women's Ordination: additional records, minutes and papers 1980-2003 (5/RCW)

Manchester University: John Rylands Library

  • Women in Theology Group: additional records incl minutes, corresp and reports 1991-1997 (Acc 2004/023)

Nottingham University Library, Department of Manuscripts and Special Collections

  • Alan Richardson, theologian: additional academic papers c1946-70 (PAR)

Oxford University: Regents Park College, Angus Library

  • Rev NH Jenkins (1910-1999), Baptist minister: sermon notes and associated papers
  • Leonard John Warren, Baptist historian: autobiographical notes and transcribed extracts from the Wilburton Baptist Chapel Church Book 1796-1982
  • Baptist Union of Great Britain and Ireland: additional records comprising letters from the General Secretary to ministers and Church Secretaries 1963-91
  • Baptist Historical Society: additional records incl signed minutes of AGM and committees 1988-95