RepositoryLambeth Palace Library
LevelSubseries
Alt Ref NoMS 2231, ff.236-400
Title2. Papers chiefly concerning proposals for an independent bishopric in Egypt
Date1890-1938
DescriptionAlso mentioned are the election of Photios I, Patriarch of Alexandria, and the property of the Jerusalem and the East Mission in Cairo.

The papers include:

Appeal to endow a bishopric in Egypt, 1899 (printed) (f. 246).

Appeal by Archbishop Temple for funds for the endowment of a bishopric in Egypt, 1901 (printed) (ff. 255-6).

Memorandum by Blyth on a bishopric for Lower Egypt, [1904] (copy) , (ff. 273-6).

Deed of sale by the Egyptian government of land at Kasr-el-Doubara, Cairo, 1896 (French copy) (ff. 281-6).

Deed of sale by the same to the Association for the Furtherance of Christianity in Egypt of land at Kasr-el-Doubara, Cairo, 1897 (French
copy) (ff. 287-92).

Account by Blyth of mission work in Egypt, 1908 (ff. 301-303v).

Account of the consecration of St. Mary's church, Cairo, 1909 ("Egyptian Daily Post") (f. 312).

"St. Mark's Church, Alexandria, Quarterly church paper," November 1914 (ff. 371-374v).

List of documents about St. Mary's church, Cairo, sent to Llewellyn Henry Gwynne, Suffragan Bishop of Khartoum, 20th cent. (ff. 378-9).

List of documents about the Sudan bishopric sent to the same, 2oth cent. (ff. 380-1).

"Bible Lands," July 1938, containing an account of St. Mary's procathedral, Cairo (ff. 395v-399).

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CodeNameDates
206Association for the Furtherance of Christianity in Egypt; 1883-19041883-1904
216Jerusalem and the East Mission; 1841-1841-
DS/UK/6256Church of England; Diocese in Egypt: Bishop
16Temple; Frederick (1821-1902); Archbishop of Canterbury1821-1902
212Blyth; George Francis Popham (-1914); Bishop in Jerusalem-1914
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CodeSet
NA1218/Egypt
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