Fonds FC 74 - Records of Diss Methodist Circuit

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FC 74


Records of Diss Methodist Circuit


  • 1779-1997 (Creation)

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288 files

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Name of creator

(fl 1779-2009)

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Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

Received by the Norfolk Record Office on 26 July 1984 (numbered FC 74/1-47), 17-18 February 1984 (numbered FC 74/48-113), 23 March 1996 (numbered FC 74/114-200), 19 November 1996 (numbered FC 74/201-250), 2 June 1997 (ACC 1997/36 numbered FC 74/251-252), 11 September 1997 (ACC 1997/102 numbered FC 74/253-254) and 20 July 2000 (ACC 2000/83 numbered FC 74/255-288).

Further accessions of records, 15 June 2007 (ACC 2007/78) and 10 March 2011 (ACC 2010/330), have not yet been listed in detail, but are summarily described in the 'Uncatalogued accessions' section of this catalogue. They may be requested by their accession number and any box numbers or descriptions which appear in the entries.

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Scope and content

Churches of this circuit have been parcelled out between several circuits, but the majority that are still open (2009) form part of the Thetford, Diss and Mildenhall Circuit.

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System of arrangement

Records dating from after the amalgamation of 1934 are listed with the previous records of the relevant Circuit or Church as far as possible.

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Conditions governing access

Documents less than 30 years old not already published will not be made available except by written permission of the church or circuit in question.

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For Circuit Plans, 1978-1984, see FC 84. For Circuit Plan, Nov. 1810-March 1811, (copy of photocopy lent by Revd A.F. Herrick) Accn 4/7/1984. For Special Trust Schedule, nd [c1923], see FC 70.

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Created 07/02/2003 by Droip. Modified 27/02/2019 by Catherine.Collins.


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