RepositoryLambeth Palace Library
Alt Ref NoBell 92
Extent369 ff.
Date1954 - 1958
DescriptionCorrespondence and papers on British government policy in Cyprus, including the deportation of Archbishop Makarios in 1956. Correspondents include Greek Orthodox churchmen, officials of the World Council of Churches, the colonial secretary, Alan Tindal Lennox-Boyd, 1st Viscount Boyd of Merton (1960), Harold Macmillan, Lord Stockton (1984), and Otto Dibelius, bishop of Berlin. Also includes:

Speech by Archbishop Fisher in the House of Lords in March 1956 (ff.44-7).

Speech of Bishop Bell in Central Hall, Westminster, in April 1957 (ff.253-9).

Lecture by Sir Harry Luke to the Royal Empire Society on present-day Cyprus in 1955 (ff.275-83).

Newspaper cuttings on the political situation in Cyprus, 1956-7 (ff.351-69).
FindingAidsDraft catalogue record
PublnNoteAndrew Chandler, The Church and humanity : the life and work of George Bell, 1883-1958 (Routledge, 2012) [Lambeth Palace Library H5199.B3C4].

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