Fonds MC 16 - Papers of Revd J.F. Williams

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MC 16


Papers of Revd J.F. Williams


  • 1288-1958 (Creation)

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62 pieces

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(fl 1902-1948)

Biographical history

An antiquarian, he worked with the Norwich diocesan and cathedral archives in the 1920s and 1930s. Rector of South Walsham, 1935-1948. His work on Norwich Cathedral brasses was published in 'Transactions of the Monumental Brass Society,' 1960.

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Received by the Norfolk Record Office on 6 November 1963, 9 September 1965, 19 April 1967, 7 March 1969, and 2 July 1970 (numbered MC 16/1-61), and 1 May 1981 (numbered MC 16/62).

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Notes, calendars, indexes of Diocesan records, clergy, church histories (Swaffham and North Walsham), administration etc.

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Previously listed as MS 21545.

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