RepositoryLambeth Palace Library
LevelSubfonds
Alt Ref NoMS 1586-1589
Extent4 volumes
TitlePAPERS OF SIR LEWIS TONNA DIBDIN
DescriptionPapers of Sir Lewis Tonna Dibdin, Kt. (1852-1938).
AdminHistoryDibdin held the offices of Chancellor of the Diocese of Rochester (1886-1903), of Exeter (1888-1903), and of Durham (1891-1903); counsel to the Attorney-General in charity matters (1895-1903); Dean of the Arches, Auditor of the Chancery Court of York, Master of the Faculties (1903-34); Vicar-General of the Province of Canterbury (1925-34); First Church Estates Commissioner (1905-31). He was also a member of the Royal Commission on Church Discipline, 1904-6, and on Divorce, 1909-12.
AcquisitionThe papers were given to the Library by L. G. Dibdin, 1958. For more information see LR/L/11 ff. 207-210.
PublnNoteSunderland, E.S.S. "Dibdin and the English Establishment: the public life of Sir Lewis Dibdin, Dean of the Arches 1903-34" 1995.

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DS/UK/4019Dibdin; Sir; Lewis Tonna (1852-1938); ecclesiastical lawyer, judge, administrator and historian1852-1938
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