Fonds FC 79 - Records of Norwich Methodist Circuit

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FC 79


Records of Norwich Methodist Circuit


  • 1825-1999 (Creation)

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398 files

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Consists of the pre-existing Norwich Circuit with substantial additions from the Wymondham and Attleborough sections of the now-defunct Wymondham, Attleborough and Watton Circuit. City of Norwich, market towns of Wymondham and Attleborough, and surrounding dormitory settlements and villages.
Member churches are: Attleborough, Bowthorpe (LEP - Methodist, Anglican, URC and Baptist), Bowthorpe Road, Brooke, Chapel Field Road, Costessey, Drayton, Forncett, Framingham Earl, Heartsease Lane, Hempnall, Hethersett, Horsford, Long Stratton, Mile Cross, Norwich, Morley, New Buckenham, Old Buckenham, Roseberry Road, Norwich (St Faith's), Norwich (St Peter's), Spixworth, Sprowston (Wroxham Road), Trinity Thorpe Marriott (LEP - Methodist and Anglican), White Woman Lane, Wymondham.

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Received by the Norfolk Record Office on 27 November 1985 and 26 January 1986 (numbered FC 79/1-179), 25 November 1986 (numbered FC 79/180-184), 23 December 1987 (numbered FC 79/185-218), 14 July 1989 (numbered FC 79/219-234), 12 February 1991 (numbered FC 79/235-278), 8 February 1996 (numbered FC 79/279-303), 27 June 1997 (ACC 1997/54 numbered FC 79/304-342), 15 December 1998 (ACC 1998/156 numbered FC 79/343-373), 5 May 1999 (ACC 1999/21 numbered FC 79/374-379), 20 September 2000 (ACC 2000/133 numbered FC 79/380-394), 3 September 2001 (ACC 2001/146 numbered FC 79/395-398). Accessions received on 22 June 1999 (ACC 1999/53), 17 September 2001 (ACC 2001/158), 1 October 2001 (ACC 2001/170), 28 January 2002 (ACC 2001/292), 4 February 2002 (ACC 2001/299) and 11 February 2002 (ACC 2001/309) are all numbered FC 79/399-448. Received by the Norfolk Record Office on 27 August 2002 (ACC 2002/133 numbered FC 79/449-456).

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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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For records dated after September 2007 please see FC 137.

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