RepositoryLambeth Palace Library
LevelFile
Alt Ref NoBell 203
Extent292 ff.
TitleBell's appointment as Bishop of Chichester
Date1929
DescriptionCorrespondence on Bell's offer of the bishopric of Chichester.
Included is a letter he drafted declining the offer (ff.1-44).
Confirmation of the election, and orders of service for (ff. 53-64) Bell's consecration in CANTERBURY cathedral and (ff. 45-52) his enthronement in CHICHESTER cathedral, 1929 (ff.45-66, 83-4).
Sermon preached by the Rev. Mervyn George HAIGH at Bell's consecration (ff. 75-80), and the latter's enthronement address (ff.67-80).
Letters of congratulations on Bell's appointment, 1929, arranged in alphabetical order of correspondents (ff.85-273).
Reports in newspapers of Bell's appointment, 1929 (ff.274-92).

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CodeNameDates
GB/109/8463Diocese of Chichester; Cathedral Church of the Holy Trinity
DS/UK/4401Diocese of Chichester; Bishop
NA2931Diocese of Canterbury; Cathedral Church of Christ
89Haigh; Mervyn George (1887-1962); Bishop of Winchester1887-1962
135Bell; George Kennedy Allen (1883-1958); Bishop of Chichester1883-1958
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