Temporary ACC 2013/17 - Records of Wymondham, Attleborough and Watton Methodist Circuit (additional)

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ACC 2013/17

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Records of Wymondham, Attleborough and Watton Methodist Circuit (additional)

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  • 1852-1996 (Creation)

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Temporary

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1 box

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Name of creator

(1812-2009)

Administrative history

Churches from the Wymondham and Attleborough sections (formed in 1960) of this circuit have now (2009) joined the Norwich Circuit. Watton has moved into the Central Norfolk Circuit.

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Received by the Norfolk Record Office on 19 April 2013 (ACC 2013/17).

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Mainly relate to Wymondham Methodist Church, but some records relating to Cranworth Methodist Chapel, Great Cressingham Methodist Chapel, Ashill Methodist Chapel, Griston Methodist Chapel, Saham Grove Chapel, Attleborough Methodist Chapel, Hardwick Methodist Chapel, Watton and Rocklands Methodist Circuit, Morley Methodist Chapel and Wilby Methodist Chapel.

1. Handwritten copy of history of Wilby Chapel, from Primitive Methodist Magazine, 1 paper, Feb 1852
2. Revd Edward Gillett, The Song of Solomon, in the Norfolk Dialect, from the authorised English version, 1 gathering, 1862
3. Morley Chapel accounts, 1 volume, 1952-96
4. Plan of preaching appointments and quarterly guide for Wymondham Circuit, 1 paper, 1958
5. Programme of events for Wymondham Methodist Church's centenary celebrations in 1970-1, 1 gathering, 1970
6. Bill of sale and plan relating to orchard in Wymondham, 1 paper, 1912
7. Typescript history of Wymondham Church, 7 papers, nd [1951]
8. Copy of Revd W.J. Hemp (Minister at Wymondham Church, 1918-21), 'Our Far-flung Battle Line: Wymondham Circuit and its Leaders', possibly from Aldersgate Magazine, 4 papers, nd [early 20th century]
9. Copy of report on the reopening of Wymondham Primitive Methodist Church as published in Eastern News on 2 April 1903, 2 papers, nd [1903]
10. Memorandum of appointment of new trustees of Wymondham Chapel, 1 paper, 1902
11. Receipt issued by Primitive Methodist Chapel Aid Association Limited acknowledging safe receipt of two deeds from Wymondham Trustees, Wymondham Circuit, 1 paper, 1910
12. Registration certificate for Deopham Chapel as place of religious worship, signed by Registrar-General, 1 paper, 1898, paper torn
13. Cancelled receipt for £350 paid to Methodist Chapel Aid Association Ltd by trustees of Wymondham Primitive Methodist Chapel, manse and school, 1 paper, nd [1920s]
14. Cancelled receipt for £125 paid to Methodist Chapel Aid Association Ltd by trustees of Wymondham Primitive Methodist Chapel, cottages and school, 1 paper, 1927
15. Cancelled receipt for £75 paid to Methodist Chapel Aid Association Ltd by trustees of Wymondham Primitive Methodist Chapel and school, 1 paper, 1925
16. Details of loans to trustees of Wymondham Methodist Chapel and repayment receipts, 7 papers, 1960-2
17. Bank statements, payment receipts and appeals for donations by Wymondham Methodist Church [for renovations to church], 24 papers, 1937-40
18. Correspondence and related papers regarding renovations and alterations to Wymondham Methodist Church, 1 bundle, 1937-1940
19. Specification for building work regarding class room at Wymondham Primitive Methodist Chapel and related correspondence with Edward Boardman, architect, of Queen Street, Norwich, 1 gathering, 5 papers, 1887
20. Letter from General Chapel Committee of the Methodist Church to Revd W. Howard of Wymondham Church regarding return of deed dated 1937 relating to purchase of land (deed not present), 1 paper, 1938
21. Letter from Department for Chapel Affairs of the Methodist Church to Revd J. Heath Burgess of Watton, regarding trustees of Ashill Chapel, 1 paper, 1971
22. Handwritten job description for chapel cleaner and caretaker with details of remuneration, 1 paper, nd [early 20th century]
23. Handwritten note regarding cleaner, 1 paper, nd [early 20th century]
24. Memorandum issued by various government department, including Ministry of Health and Ministry of Labour, regarding employment and insurance connected with places of worship, 1 paper, 1938
25. Letter and information relating to boiler explosion insurance from Methodist Insurance Company Limited, 3 papers, 1939
26. Bills and receipts relating to building works at Wymondham Methodist Church, 1 bundle, 1937-8
27. Notebook [of Wymondham Methodist Church minister], 1 gathering, 1939
28. Rough accounts relating to renovations at Wymondham Methodist Church, 1 gathering, 3 papers, 1937-41
29. Notebook of W. Howard, Minister at Wymondham Methodist Church, with notes of donations made, 1 gathering, nd [late 1930s]
30. Receipt for £1 issued by Department for Chapel Affairs, Methodist Church to Revd Maurice O. Vann, 1 paper, 1964
31. Gift envelopes, 4 papers, 1940
32. Draft account of money received [by Wymondham Methodist Church], includes names of members, 1 paper, nd [1939]
33. Duplicate of loan application made by the Watton and Rocklands Methodist Circuit to the Methodist Chapel Aid Association Limited, 1 paper, 1968
34. Letter and estimate from J. and J. King for building work at Wymondham Methodist Church, 2 papers, 1887
35. Estimate for building work as specified by Edward Boardman at Wymondham Methodist Church, issued by E.L. Semmence, 1 paper, 1887
36. Architectural drawings of proposed shelter at Wymondham's recreation grounds, 1 paper, nd [20th century]
37. Receipt for loan repayment made by Wymondham Methodist Church trustees, 1 paper, 1910
38. Letter and receipt relating to mortgage of Wymondham Primitive Methodist Chapel, 2 papers, 1903
39. Letters to Revd W. Howard regarding loans [to Wymondham Methodist Church] made by Methodist Chapel Aid Association, Limited, 8 papers, 1937-9
40. Receipt issued by Methodist Chapel Loan Fund for final loan repayment made by Wymondham Methodist Church, 1 paper, 1949
41. Invoice and draft accounts relating to renovation work at Wymondham Methodist Church, 1 bundle, late 1930s
42. Various records relating to appointment and retirement of trustees of Wymondham Methodist Chapel and associated properties, includes names, 7 papers, 1949-1964
43. Deeds relating to property on Town Green Street, Wymondham between Norwich and Norfolk Temperance and General Permanent Benefit Building Society and trustees of Wymondham Methodist Chapel, 2 papers, 1870-7
44. Draft conveyance of land, being proposed site for Hardwick Methodist Chapel and meadow, 4 papers, 1966
45. Memorandum of receipt of title deeds relating to mortgage, issued by Primitive Methodist Chapel Aid Association Limited to Wymondham Primitive Methodist Chapel by, 1 paper, 1910-37
46. Charity Commission schemes relating to the Attleborough Methodist Chapel and cemetery and related papers, includes details of bequest made by Walter Ketteringham, 4 papers, 1922-58
47. Correspondence between John Salisbury, Superintendent of the Mid-Norfolk Mission, and Frederick Wright of Compton Hall, regarding the latter's grant of continued use of Saham Grove Chapel, 3 papers, 1932
48. Registration certificate for Griston Primitive Methodist Chapel as place of religious worship, signed by Registrar-General, 1 paper, 1878, paper torn
49. Appointment of named trustees of Cranworth Methodist Chapel, 1 paper, 1937
50. Appointment of named trustees of Great Cressingham Methodist Chapel, former trustees also named, 1 paper, 1954
51. Appointment of named trustees of Ashill Methodist Chapel, former trustees also named, 1 paper, 1937

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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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74e40fb4-1853-465a-a025-0f709b7673d5

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Created 19/04/2013 by Drojd. Modified 04/09/2018 by Droip.

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