RepositoryLambeth Palace Library
LevelItem
Alt Ref NoW.Temple 15, ff. 311-42
TitleCOPTIC CHURCH
Date17 Nov 1942-7 Oct 1944
DescriptionPapers relating to the appointment of Anba Makarius, Bishop of Assiut, as Coptic Patriarch of Alexandria. Includes letters from: Robert Anthony Eden, Foreign Secretary (f. 311); Archbishop Temple (ff. 314, 319, 341-2); Alfred Morris Gelsthorpe, Assistant Bishop in Egypt and the Sudan (f. 316); Llewellyn Henry Gwynne, Bishop in Egypt and the Sudan (ff. 317-18, 331); and Eigomenos I. Luka (f. 330), including his memorandum on the state of the Coptic Church (ff. 332-40). Also includes despatches from the British Chargé d'Affaires at Addis Ababa (ff. 321-5), and a despatch from Miles Wedderburn Lampson, 1st Baron Killearn and British Ambassador to Egypt (ff. 326-7).

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DS/UK/4383Coptic Orthodox Church
DS/UK/6122Eden; Robert Anthony (1897-1977); 1st Earl of Avon; prime minister1897-1977
GB/109/13689Cadogan; Sir; Alexander George Montague (1885-1968); diplomat1885-1968
DS/UK/3273Gwynne; Llewellyn Henry (1863-1957); Bishop in Egypt1863-1957
DS/UK/3898Gelsthorpe; Alfred Morris (1892-1968); bishop in the Sudan1892-1968
GB/109/13923Lampson; Miles Wedderburn (1880-1964); 1st Baron Killearn; British Ambassador to Egypt and High Commissioner for the Sudan1880-1964
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