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Major accessions to repositories in 2014 relating to Religion


Archifau Ynys Mon / Anglesey Archives

  • John Alwyn Parry (fl c1866-1917), pharmacist, businessman, preacher: personal papers rel to his work as a pharmacist and businessman, as well as a chapel leader, preacher and member of the Eisteddfod committee 1738-1999 (WM/2506)

Barking and Dagenham Archives and Local Studies Service

  • Barking Baptist Church: minutes and papers 1851-2012 (ACQ2014/033)

Barnsley Archive and Local Studies Department

  • Barnsley Christians for Peace: minutes 1981-1987 (A/3560/Z)
  • Hoylandswaine Methodist Church: baptism register, minutes and financial records 1886-1997 (A/2/46/N)

Berkshire Record Office

  • Oxford Diocesan Guild of Church Bell Ringers, Sonning branch: minutes incl records of peals and accounts 1880-1975 (D/EX 2436)

Bexley Local Studies and Archive Centre

  • Upper Abbey Road Baptish Church, Belvedere: records incl minutes 1897-1947 (NCBUA)

Bristol Record Office

  • Churches for Work and Social Justice, Bristol: minutes, papers and photographs 1990-2014 (42831)

Bromley Local Studies and Archives

  • St Mary parish, Shortlands: records including minutes, administrative files and parish magazines c1869-2002 (P/19G)

Cambridgeshire Archives

  • Oast House Meeting Society of Friends, Cambridge: minutes and accounts 1966-2012 (R114/088)

Canterbury Cathedral Archives

  • Maureen O'Connor (d 2013), architect: drawings and files as architect to the Diocese of Canterbury 1979-2013 (U555)
  • Lois Lang-Sims (1917-2014), writer and mystic: research notes 20th cent (U547)

Centre for Buckinghamshire Studies

  • Pownoll William Phipps (1882-1903), rector of Chalfont St Giles, artist: records incl manuscript autobiography, with albums of watercolours 1882-1903 (AR 111/2014)

Cornwall Record Office

  • Pamela Luke (fl 1950-2014), Vice President, Methodist Conference: papers rel to ministry 1950-2014 (AD2333)

Coventry History Centre

  • Chapel of Unity at Coventry Cathedral: minute books and corresp 1945-2013 (Acc PA3027)

Cumbria Archive and Local Studies Centre, Barrow

  • South Lakes Methodist Circuit: minutes, accounts and papers 1928-2002 (BDFCSLM)

Cumbria Archive Centre, Carlisle

  • Hugh Percy (1784-1856), Bishop of Carlisle: notes, 'The Diocesan Book of Chancellor Walter Fletcher, Particulars of Churches' c1814-1850 (DCHA)
  • Carlisle Diocese: Education Committee minutes and corresp c1858-1989 (DRC)
  • Carlisle Diocese Church Extension Society: letter book rel to church fabric works 1900-1902 (DRC)
  • English Church Union, Carlisle diocese branch: minutes 1923-1996 (DRC)
  • Solway Methodist Circuit: accounts, Church Council minutes, Leaders' and Society meeting minutes, Sunday School records, with records and magazines of individual churches and circuit plans 1905-1991 (DFCM 2)

Cumbria Archive Centre, Kendal

  • Derek Longmire (fl 1960-2000), historian: research notes on Catholicism in the North of England 1960-2000 (WDX 1844)

Denbighshire Archives

  • English Congregational Church, Rhyl: records incl minutes, contribution books, accounts, plans, cradle roll and baptism register 1856-2004 (ND/178)

Derbyshire Record Office

  • National Christian Education Council, Chesterfield and District: accounts 1887-1984 (D7691)

Devon Heritage Centre (South West Heritage Trust)

  • Exeter Diocese: deceased clergy files c1900-2014 (5930A)
  • Great Torrington parish: pew rents register c1770-1829 (4014A)
  • Highampton parish: vestry book 1852-1924 (2941A)
  • Bampton parish: church accounts for unidentified rate/tax with transcription 16th cent (1269A)

Dudley Archives and Local History Service

  • Oldswinford parish: deeds and accounts kept by T P Foley, Rector 1790-1840 (Acc 9742)

Dumfries and Galloway Archives

  • Annandale and Eskdale Presbyterial Council: records incl minutes and accounts c1924-2012 (GGD735)

Durham County Record Office

  • Ronald Oliver Bowlby (b 1926), Bishop of Newcastle and Southwark: sermons, notes and papers 1946-2013 (D/X 1314)
  • Laithkirk parish: records incl registers, churchwardens' accounts, parochial church council and vestry minutes, faculty records and corresp c1970-1985 (EP/Lai)

East Sussex Record Office

  • John Jones (fl 1758-1785), curate of Waldron, Sussex, vicar of Darrington, Yorkshire: diary and memorandum book 1758-1766 (Acc 11834)
  • Brighton and Hove Methodist Circuit: additional records 1800-1999 (Acc 11918)
  • Brighton and Hove Inter-Faith Group: constitution and minutes 1996-2014 (Acc 11914)
  • Eastbourne Hebrew Congregation: marriage register 1936-1939 (Acc 11907)
  • Lewes Road Congregational Church, Brighton: Maids' Brigade records 1911-1985 (Acc 11900)

Essex Record Office

  • Geoffrey Holley (fl c1913-2006), clergyman: papers 1913-2006 (A14063)
  • Chelmsford Diocese: additional records incl faculty files and Chancellor's notebooks 1933-2014 (A13984)
  • Cornerstone, United Reformed Church, Southend: records, incl from predecessor churches (Cliff Town, Chelmsford Road, Bournemouth Park and Great Wakering) 1851-2008 (S3357)
  • Society of Friends, Thaxted: additional records comprising corresp rel to conscientious objectors 1916-1919 (A13992)
  • Tiptree United Reformed Church: records incl minutes, Sunday School records and cash books 1949-2010 (A13853)
  • United Reformed Church, Eastern Province: records incl registers and corresp rel to Bocking, Braintree, Burnham on Crouch, Chelmsford, Clavering, Coggeshall, Colchester, High Easter, Epping, Halstead, Harlow, Henham, Ongar, Church Langley, Radwinter, Rayne, Roydon, Saffron Walden, Stansted Group, Tolleshunt D'Arcy, Walton-on-the-Naze and Wethersfield 1867-2012 (A13943)

Falkirk Archives

  • Cumbernauld Old Parish Church: records incl kirk session minutes, with Dr John Ogilvie's notebooks 1906-1973 (CH2/79)
  • Grangemouth Dundas Church of Scotland: kirk session minutes, property registers and other papers 1908-1999 (CH3/1682)

Flintshire Record Office

  • English Congregational Church, Bagillt: records incl registers, minutes, accounts and photographs 1850-2009 (AN4807)

Glamorgan Archives

  • Bridgend and District Council of Churches: minutes, corresp and treasurer's records 1975-2011 (D1185)
  • Zoar Independent Chapel, Merthyr Tydfil: financial records, minutes, annual reports, corresp, Sunday school records, legal documents and other papers 19th-20th cent (D266)

Glasgow City Archives

  • Scottish Colportage Society: minutes and financial records 1841-2013 (TD1916)
  • Scottish National Christian Endeavour Union: records 1895-1996 (TD1908)

Gloucestershire Archives

  • Cheltenham, Christadelphians: marriage register, minutes, corresp and accounts 1965-1999 (D13500)
  • Clergy Missionary Association, Cirencester branch: minutes 1964-1976 (D13536)
  • Clergy Missionary Association, Gloucester branch: minutes 1976-1989 (D13536)
  • Hucclecote Methodist Sunday School: corresp, minutes and accounts 1942-2008 (D2689)

Gwent Archives

  • United Reformed Church (National Synod of Wales): church histories, deeds, agreements and corresp rel to the Monmouth Congregational Union, Monmouth Congregational Trust, with other papers 20th cent (D6046)

Hackney Archives Department

  • Manuscript diary of a Sunday School teacher in the Hackney area, later used as the diary of a local craftsman 19th-20th cent (2014/24)

Hampshire Archives and Local Studies

  • Francis Joseph Baigent (1830-1918), antiquary: coloured drawings on tracing paper of a wall painting of the legend of St Christopher, St Lawrence church, Winchester and of a diaper pattern on the walls at St Cross 1849 (95A14)
  • Philip Leslie Sibborn Barrett (1947-1998), church historian, vicar of Compton and Otterbourne: typescript lectures 'The Victorian Church in Hampshire' 1990-1998 (70A14)
  • Winchester Cathedral Priory: royal charters, statutes, registers of common seal, cartularies, Chapter Act books, accounts, registers, fabric records, plans and papers 10th-21st cent (DC)

Herefordshire Archive and Records Centre

  • Hereford Diocese: additional records incl calendars, visitation queries, confirmations, with Diocesan Messenger newsletters and statistics 1864-1979 (CT41)

Highland Archives: Lochaber Archive Centre

  • Archibald Clerk (1813-1887), minister of Kilmallie: diary [transferred from West Highland Museum] 1858-1864 (L/D151)

Hull History Centre (Hull City Archives)

  • Queens Road Methodist Church, Hull: records incl minutes, legal documents and letters 1876-1978 (C DCT)

Isle of Wight Record Office

  • Holy Trinity Parish Church, Ryde: records incl minutes and accounts of the Brigstocke Almshouses 1892-2014 (RYDHT)

Kent History and Library Centre

  • Thomas Tournay (fl 1762), clergyman: memorandum book rel to Hougham parish kept successively by Thomas and William Tournay as incumbents 1762-1818 (U4044)

Lancashire Archives

  • Accrington Interdenominational Ministers Fraternal: minutes 1936-1975 (PR 3058)
  • North Lancashire Methodist District: additional records incl Industrial Mission minutes and papers, District Community Relations Racial Justice minutes and papers, Churches Together in Lancashire minutes and papers, with District Manse Committee minutes, papers and inspection reports 1959-2003 (MNL)
  • Wray-with-Botton Holy Trinity parish: additional records incl Girls Friendly Society cash book, church and parsonage accounts, churchwardens accounts, property records and Paley and Austin architectural drawings for church extension 1837-1915 (PR 3338)

Leicestershire, Leicester and Rutland, Record Office for

  • Leicester Hebrew Congregation: minute book 1971-1987 (DE8727)
  • Leicester Hebrew Congregation, Ladies' Guild: annual general meeting minutes 1946-1982 (DE8715)

Liverpool Record Office

  • James Stewart Jones (b 1948), Bishop of Liverpool: corresp, news cuttings and reports rel to social issues, the Church of England, schools, the environment and urban regeneration 1984-2013 (920 JON)
  • Robin McGhie (1922-2012), artist, designer and calligrapher: drawings and plans of artefacts and murals, designed for churches 20th cent (ACC 6686)
  • David Stuart Sheppard (1929-2005), Baron Sheppard of Liverpool, Bishop of Liverpool: corresp, notes, publications and papers rel to interviews c1980-1989 (920 SHP)
  • Catholic Ramblers Association: constitutions, newsletters and photographs 1927-2012 (796 RCR)
  • United Reformed Church, Mersey Synod: registers, minutes, yearbooks and other papers 1875-2013 (ACC 6678)

London Metropolitan Archives: City of London

  • Joy Conway (fl 1980-2009), London Jewish community administrator: files rel to work with the United Synagogue and the London Jewish Community c1980-2009 (B14/010)
  • Ascension parish, Wembley: records incl registers, Parochial Church Council minutes, finance committee minutes, annual reports and financial papers 1937-2010 (B14/029)
  • London Diocesan Council for Christian Jewish Understanding: minutes and printed material 1901-2002 (B14/077)
  • St Giles in the Fields parish, Holborn: records incl registers, fee books, financial records, visitor books, photographs, pew books, corresp, charity papers, with papers rel to 26 West Street 1561-2008 (B14/053)
  • St Paul parish, Ruislip Manor: records incl registers, financial records, Parochial Church Council minutes, men's society minutes, service registers, annual accounts, school book, plans and corresp 1929-2010 (B14/151)
  • St Michael parish, Camden Town: records incl registers, vestry minutes, Parochial Church Council minutes, financial records, statistical returns, deeds, commemoration book, photographs, corresp, inventory and plans 1877-2008 (B14/079)
  • St Saviour parish, Southwark: records incl minutes, registers of admissions of wardens of the Great Account, service register, financial and legal records, corresp, photographs, recordings, architects' reports, plans and lantern slides 1604-1933 (B14/037)
  • St James parish, West Hampstead: records incl registers, Parochial Church Council minutes, Sanctuary Guild minutes, administrative papers, church fabric papers and financial records 1882-2008 (B14/179)
  • United Synagogue, London: Barking Synagogue marriage authorisation register, with records rel to Hampstead Synagogue incl minutes, corresp files and administrative papers, annual reports, kesubah books and marriage registers, Ladies Guild minutes and papers, photographs and portraits, orders of service, with music and choir books 1883-2007 (Acc/2712/BKS, Acc/2712/HPS)

North Devon Record Office (South West Heritage Trust)

  • Hymn book compiled by Rev Joseph Thorne (fl 1821-1846), vicar of Bishops Nympton 1846 (596A)

North Yorkshire County Record Office

  • Grosmont parish: preachers' book and school records 1867-1894 (PR/GRT)

Northumberland Archives

  • Durham and Newcastle Diocesan Association of Church Bellringers: records incl minutes, meeting papers, annual reports, attendance register, peal books, cash books, newsletters, photographs and corresp 1878-2012 (DN)

Nottinghamshire Archives

  • Cinderhill parish: records incl accounts, files rel to organ replacement and vicar's annual reports 20th-21st cent (8650)

Oxfordshire History Centre

  • Oxford Deanery Synod: records 1987-2008 (Acc 6262)
  • Witney and Faringdon Methodist Circuit: circuit plans and additional church records 1791-2013 (NM2)

Perth and Kinross Council Archive

  • Joseph Weir Buchanan (1878-1921), United Free Church of Scotland minister: diary, notes on sermons and papers as 2nd Lieutenant, Royal Garrison Artillery 1892-1921 (14/53)

Plymouth and West Devon Record Office

  • George Street Baptist Church, Plymouth: corresp rel to the pastor, transcription of a 1657 letter 'Signs for Zion' addressed to Baptist churches principally in Devon 1868-1872 (4000)

Portsmouth History Centre

  • Arthur Jones (fl c1920-1939), vicar of Waterlooville: personal papers incl notebook labelled 'St Wilfrid's Choir', photographs, with notes for sermons 1877-1939 (CHU45)
  • Immanuel Baptist Chapel, Portsmouth: accounts with cuttings rel to missionary work, from the Graham Collection 1907-1969 (2206A)

Powys County Archives Office

  • Salem Calvinistic Methodist Church, Trellong: accounts 1906-1973 (B/NC/4/G)
  • United Reformed Church: records for Plough Chapel, Brecon; Brechfa Chapel, Llandefalle; Ebenezer United Reformed Church, Hay-on-Wye; Bryn Zion Chapel, Gwenddwr and Bethania Chapel, Talgarth, Breconshire; Clyro Chapel, Radnorshire and Newtown United Reformed Church, Montgomeryshire 1857-2000 (B/NC/1/A, D, J, K, L; R/NC/1/B; M/NC/1/A)
  • Volume of sermons addressed to the inhabitants of Brecon, by the Rev Richard Davies, with records rel to foundation of a benevolent school in Brecon incl minutes and list of subscribers c1802-1820 (B/X/206)

Redbridge Local Studies and Archives

  • Hospital Chapel of St Mary and St Thomas of Canterbury: corresp and plans rel to building works 1994-2008 (259)

Somerset Heritage Centre (South West Heritage Trust)

  • Mary Street Unitarian Chapel, Taunton: additional records 1783-1927 (A\DUV)
  • Wellington Free Church Council: minutes, corresp and papers 1897-1959 (A\CSD)
  • Oral history recordings with Wells Cathedral stone masons 2011 (A\DUR)

Southampton Archives Office

  • St Joseph and St Edmund Catholic Churches, Southampton: records incl registers, parish notice books, building plans, parish censuses and round books, minutes, accounts, school and association records, with church history 1805-1990 (D/Cath)

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

  • Hinckley Christ Church Fund, Lichfield: minutes 1937-1998 (D568)

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

  • George Thomas Orlando Bridgeman (1823-1895), Canon of Liverpool, antiquary: notes and papers for history of Weston under Lizard manor and parish (7335)
  • Bible Society, Stafford Action Group: additional records incl minutes of Committee and Women's Committee, with cash accounts 1893-2004 (D7337)
  • Tamworth Baptist Church: record book and register of births 1797-1864 (7351)
  • United Reformed Church of Great Britain, West Midlands Province, Staffordshire District: additional records incl minutes, accounts, with corresp about chaplaincies and closed churches c1831-2007 (D7356)

Suffolk Record Office, Bury St Edmunds Branch

  • Bury St Edmunds Justice and Peace Group: minutes and corresp incl material rel to Fellowship of Reconciliation 1975-2014 (GC739)

Suffolk Record Office, Ipswich Branch

  • St Clement's Congregational Church, Ipswich: additional records incl marriage registers, accounts, Congregational Council minutes and records rel to new churches 1888-1992 (FK3)

Surrey History Centre

  • Laurence William Eliot (1777-1862), clergyman: personal and family account book, also previously used by his father, Reverend Edward Eliot (1731-1790) c1779-1818 (9341)
  • Badshot Lea and Hale parish: records incl parochial church council minutes and corresp c1903-2013 (9320)
  • Churches Together in Dorking: minutes 1943-1981 (9334)

West Glamorgan Archive Service

  • Bethel Independent Church, Penclawdd: records incl registers, annual reports and photographs 19th-20th cent (D/D Ind 46)
  • Llandeilo Talybont parish: additional records incl marriage, service and confirmation registers, parochial church council minutes and churchwardens' accounts 1922-2014 (P/108/CW)
  • Orchard Place Baptist Church, Neath: records incl membership records, minutes, accounts, corresp, plans, photographs and posters 1855-1994 (D/D Ind 69)
  • Salem Baptist Church, Briton Ferry: records incl minutes, cash books and record books 1875-2013 (D/D W/Bap 38)
  • Manselton parish: additional records incl registers, churchwardens' records, parochial church council and Easter vestry minutes, Sunday School minutes and registers c1920-2007 (P/311/CW)
  • St Luke parish, Cwmbwrla, Swansea: additional records incl registers, churchwardens' records, parochial church council and vestry minutes, with photographs c1890-2014 (P/321/CW)

West Sussex Record Office

  • Churches Together in Chichester: records 20th cent (17445)

West Yorkshire Archive Service, Bradford

  • Bradford Anglican Cursillo: minutes, accounts and papers 1994-2014 (WYB657)
  • Thackley Wesleyan Methodist Church: records, including registers of baptisms, minutes and accounts 1855-2011 (WYB600)

West Yorkshire Archive Service, Calderdale

  • Old Town Methodist Church, Wadsworth: records 1864-2013 (WYC:1735)

West Yorkshire Archive Service, Kirklees

  • Islamic Centre, Huddersfield: register of marriages 1997-2006 (WYK1779)
  • Scapegoat Hill Baptist Church: minutes, financial records, lists of members and ephemera 1890-1965 (WYK1790)
  • Zion Congregational Church, Flockton: registers of baptisms, burial ground records, financial records, minutes, Band of Hope pledge book and Sunday School attendance register 1802-2012 (WYK1757)

West Yorkshire Archive Service, Wakefield

  • Hanging Heaton Methodist Chapel: records incl Sunday school superintendent's register, admission book and attendance registers, school and teacher's minute book, with church council minutes 1882-2013 (WWM101/C10/19)
  • Ossett Wesley Street Methodist Church: records incl women's work donations and subscriptions to overseas missions 1959-2002 (WWM171/C8/26)
  • Streethouse Methodist Chapel: records incl collection journal, sisterhood register, minutes and financial papers 1899-1996 (WWM211/C26/12)

Wigan Archives Service

  • Wigan Baptist Church: records incl material rel to predecessor and nearby churches c1810-1970 (Acc. 2014/13)

Wiltshire and Swindon History Centre

  • Bradford-on-Avon Saxon Church Trustees: additional records, with papers of Canon Matthews, incl corresp, estimates, accounts and photographs 1956-2009 (2317)
  • Salisbury Diocesan Guild of Ringers, Marlborough branch: additional records, minutes and attendance registers 1985-2009 (3368)
  • Salisbury Diocese: draft register of institutions by Bishop John Piers 1577-1587 (D1)
  • Swindon Church of Christ (United Reformed Church): minutes, registers and papers 1897-1981 (2778)
  • Trowbridge Tabernacle Church: additional minutes, accounts and papers 1946-2007 (4231)
  • Westbury Leigh Baptist Church: minutes, registers, accounts and papers 1845-2008 (1730, 4260)

Wolverhampton Archives and Local Studies

  • Joseph Leslie Chown (1890-1982), minister of Waterloo Road Baptist Church, Wolverhampton: scrapbooks, autograph book, press and publicity material 1886-2013 (DW-93)

Worcestershire Archive and Archaeology Service

  • Bromsgrove United Reformed Church: record books, Sunday school books, with inventory of church and church hall and other papers 1832-2013 (15746)
  • Worcestershire Theological Society: minute books and other papers 1996-2010 (15709)


Island Archives, Guernsey

  • Guernsey Methodist Church: minutes, accounts, corresp and papers 1800-2014 (AQ 1387-1393)

Manx National Heritage Library and Archive Service

  • Douglas Fraternal, interdenominational fellowship of Douglas licensed clergy: minutes 1977-2011 (MS 13654)

National Library of Scotland, Manuscript Collections

  • Robert Mitchell Beedie (1841-1897), missionary at Old Calabar: sermons 1876-1896 (Acc.13539)
  • John Rodger Gray (1913-1984), minister of Dunblane Cathedral: sermons 1962-1984 (Acc.13581)
  • William Oliver Petrie (1913-1998), medical missionary in Nyasaland: corresp and photographs rel to his work in Africa 1936-1958 (Acc.13582)
  • James Watson (1878-1952), missionary in China: corresp 1926 (Acc.13559)

National Library of Wales: Department of Collection Services

  • Griffith Jones (1683-1761), rector of Llanddowror, education reformer: fair copy volume of sermons, probably in the hand of Evan Evans c1761 (NLW MS 24057B)
  • Papers rel to campaigns by Rev Alwyn Thomas around referenda on Sunday opening of licensed premises in Wales 1961-1968 (North Wales Temperance Union Records)

Public Record Office of Northern Ireland (PRONI)

  • Association of Baptist Churches in Ireland: records of individual Baptist churches in Ireland 1658-2007 (CR11/UNL/1)
  • First Presbyterian Church, Portadown: records incl session minutes 1831-2014 (CR3/78)


Birmingham Archdiocesan Archives

  • English Martyrs Roman Catholic parish, Sparkhill: registers of births and marriages 1908-1956
  • St Marie Roman Catholic parish, Rugby: registers of baptisms, confirmations, marriages and deaths 1844-1960

Labour History Archive and Study Centre (People's History Museum/University of Central Lancashire)

  • Band of Hope: photographs of assemblies, parades, and children and teenagers involved in Band of Hope and similar temperance movements, Salford c1920-1929 (Acc 1429)

Lambeth Palace Library

  • Robert Wright Stopford (1901-1976), Bishop of London: memoirs and papers rel to his career 19th-20th cent (MSS/5053-5057)
  • David Tustin (b 1935), Bishop of Grimsby: papers rel to Anglican-Lutheran relations c1960-2009 (L-2014-1)
  • Community of St Andrew: records c1861-2014 (CSA)

Representative Church Body Library

  • Arthur William Barton (1881-1962), Archbishop of Dublin: sermons as Rector of Dundela and Bangor, Co Down 1918-1928 (RCBL MS 974)
  • Charles Stuart Stanford Ellison (1873-1966), Church of Ireland clergyman: diaries 1911-1944 (RCBL MS 998)
  • Ralph Sadleir (1815-1902), Church of Ireland clergyman: diaries 1857-1861 (RCBL MS 1000)


Aberdeen University, Special Collections Centre

  • Episcopal Diocese of Aberdeen and Orkney: additional records 19th-21st cent (MS 3320)
  • St John's Episcopal Church, Longside: records 17th-20th cent (MS 3320)

Borthwick Institute for Archives: University of York

  • Wood family, Earls of Halifax: Lord Halifax's copy letter books containing letters to the Abbe Portal, incl corresp to Archbishop of Canterbury, the Abbe Portal, Cardinal Mercier, Charles Gore, Walter Howard Frere and Dr B J Kidd, with further corresp, papers and photographs rel to Peter Wood, Charles Lindley Wood and Richard Frederick Wood, Lord Holderness 1857-1948 (HALIFAX)
  • Hilda Mary Purvis (b 1897), sister of Canon John Stanley Purvis: letter rel to poem 'Understanding' written by Canon Purvis in 1916, with a copy of the poem written out in Hilda Purvis' hand and a printed, and annotated, copy of Canon Purvis' final lecture 1969-1971 (ACC 54/2014)
  • Irvine Watson (fl 1934-2011), local historian: papers and corresp rel to a commemoration of Cardinal Suenens in York and a visit from the Archbishop of Malines-Brussels 1934-2011 (IW)
  • St Chad parish, York: marriage register, service registers, register of funerals, parochial church council minutes, corresp and papers rel to charity donations, drawing and plan of the church by Brierley & Rutherford, architects c1937-2010 (PR Y/CH)
  • York Provincial and Diocesan Registry: records incl papers rel to the Northern Bishoprics, Province of York clergy discipline files, overseas clergy records, deeds, papers rel to licences, sharing agreements, Bishop's mission order and records rel to Strensall Church 1978-2013 (Acc 03/2014, Acc 47/2014, Acc 37/2014)
  • Church Monuments Society: minutes, journals, newsletters, leaflets and publications 1979-2013 (CMS)

Bristol University Information Services: Special Collections

  • Bristol New Church (Swedenborgian): records of the New Church Society 1790-2008 (DM2624)

Cambridge University Library: Department of Manuscripts and University Archives

  • Felicitas Corrigan (1908-2003), Benedictine nun, author and humanitarian: letters to David J Hall 20th cent (MS Add. 10058)
  • Book of sermons incl detailed extracts by members of the circle of followers of John Newton (1725-1807), slave trader and clergyman in London, between March and June 1800 19th cent (MS Add. 10052)

Dundee University Archive, Records Management and Museum Services

  • Brechin Diocese: additional records 1797-1960 (ACC2014/644)
  • Glasgow Glasite Church: material kept by Glasgow church members incl books, bibles, corresp and sermons 19th-20th cent (Acc2014/624)

Durham University Library, Special Collections

  • John Ellerton (1826-1893), clergyman and hymn writer: papers incl corresp, principally with first Bishop of Wakefield; with photographs, printed books and hymn books, and catalogue by Fabian Robertson 1826-2009 (PRA)
  • Anne Therese Flood (1926-2013), scholar, author: research papers, corresp and books rel to PhD thesis on Bishop BC Butler (1902-1986), incl copy letters from Butler to the Prior of Downside reporting from Rome on the Second Vatican Council 1962-2013 (Add.MS. 1951/1-6)
  • Catholics for a Changing Church: records incl corresp, committee papers, research documents, publications and membership records 1967-2014 (D4/A-G)
  • Everingham Chapel: chapel collection of printed and manuscript Catholic music c1770-1952 (EVC)
  • Newman Association: records incl minutes of council and annual general meetings, reports, deeds, financial papers, journals, publications, conference papers, membership registers, papers of local activities and activities abroad, and papers of the Catholic Student Council [transferred from Newman Association] 1922-2004 (D1)

Edinburgh University Library, Special Collections

  • William Henderson-Begg (1877-1934), rector of St Paul and St George and canon of St Mary's Cathedral, Edinburgh: commonplace book and family papers 1900-1957 (Coll 1517)

Glasgow University Archive Services

  • James MacMorland (1886-1975), Church of Scotland minister: essays, speeches, corresp, photographs, press cuttings, student records, with draft autobiography 1875-1973 (ACCN 3865)

Heritage Quay - University of Huddersfield Archives

  • Wesley Historical Society, Yorkshire branch: circuit plans, pamphlets and newsletters c1800-1920 (Acc 2014-61, Acc 2014-21)

Hull History Centre (Hull University Archives)

  • Apostleship of the Sea: papers incl minutes, reports and corresp rel to national organisation, records rel to international governance, overseas national and regional Apostleships and international conferences 1930-2006 (U DAPS)
  • MB Reckitt Trust: additional papers 2009-2013 (U DRT)

London University: London School of Economics Library, Archives and Special Collections

  • Lesbian and Gay Christian Movement: additional papers incl minutes, campaign papers and corresp 1976-2014 (HCA/LGCM)
  • Quest, group for lesbian, gay and bisexual Catholics: papers c1970-2014 (HCA/QUEST)

London University: School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS)

  • London Missionary Society: glass lantern slides (40) with script entitled 'The Life and Work of David Livingstone, Missionary and Explorer' (MS 381200)
  • Manuscript biography of the 14th Dalai Lama in Tibetan mid 20th cent (MS 381197)

Manchester University: University of Manchester Library

  • Streets Apart partnership project papers and Methodist Association of Youth Clubs papers rel to 'World in Action' outreach project (2014/31)
  • Wesleyan Deaconess Order: records (2014/46)

Oxford University: Bodleian Library, Special Collections

  • Margaret Milward (fl c1860-1899), daughter of Rev Charles Milward: 'Tales of a Victorian Vicarage by the Vicar's Daughter', memoir c1860-1899 (MS.Don.d.215)
  • International Conference on Patristic Studies: corresp rel to organisation and administration c1950-2000 (Patristics)

Oxford University: Regent's Park College, Angus Library and Archive

  • Ernest Alexander Payne (1902-1980), Baptist minister and historian: manuscript autobiography and photographs 1902-1962 (Acc 396)
  • Baptist Union of Great Britain and Ireland: minutes, financial papers, surveys, reports and other papers of Baptist Union committees, working groups and other Baptist bodies, with promotion and communication material incl 35mm slides and photographs c1950-2011 (Acc 378)
  • Bodicote Calvinistic Baptist Chapel: records 1816-1903 (Acc 390)
  • Conference of Staffs of Baptist Theological Colleges: minutes and papers for conference 1969-2008 (Acc 384)
  • Naunton Baptist Church: church records 1779-1968 (Acc 381)

St Andrews University Library

  • David Miller Kay (1866-1930), professor of Hebrew at St Andrews University: prayers, sermons and service sheets 20th cent (ms38959)
  • David Sime Stiven (1896-1986), Church of Scotland minister: family corresp and papers 20th cent (ms38960, ms38961)

University of Birmingham: Cadbury Research Library: Special Collections

  • Sybil Kathleen Batley (1897-1978), medical missionary: papers rel to work as Superintendent of Iyi Enu Hospital, Onitsha and Church Mission Society Regional Medical Advisor for West Africa 1926-1987 (CMSACC/1007)
  • Jesse James Hillman (1922-2004), missionary and clergyman: papers, corresp and photos mainly rel to Hillman's role with the Church Missionary Society in Egypt, Sudan, Kenya and the UK and his family's deportation from Egypt in 1956 1946-2004 (CMSACC/1009)
  • G L Smith (fl 1900-1919), clergyman: bound typescript entitled 'War journals England 1918-1919 and other papers' 1918-1919 (MS869)

University of Exeter Library (Special Collections)

  • Syon Abbey (Bridgettine): additional books and papers 20th cent (MS 389)

University of Reading: Special Collections

  • University of Reading Chaplaincy: records incl minutes and accounts, reports, papers on building extension, papers rel to the Local Ecumenical Partnerships, religious studies at University of Reading, and the Religious Studies Colloquia Planning Group 1994-2009 (MS 5525)

Warwick University: Modern Records Centre

  • Young Womens Christian Association: additional national committee and branch records, publications and photographs 1898-2008 (Acc 986)