RepositoryLambeth Palace Library
LevelItem
Alt Ref NoRamsey 254, ff. 110-115
TitleHouse of Lords: Bishops' dress
Date1973
DescriptionPapers relating to the wearing of episcopal robes in the House of Lords, including: correspondence between Gerald Ellison, Bishop of Chester, Archbishops Ramsey and Coggan and Lord St. Aldwyn about the custom of bishops wearing episcopal robes while in the Chamber and the decision that the tradition should not be abandoned, with a historical note by Hugh Whitworth.

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GB/109/6762Great Britain and Northern Ireland; Parliament; House of Lords; 1922-1922-
338Ellison; Gerald Alexander (1910-1992); Bishop of London1910-1992
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298Coggan; Frederick Donald (1909-2000); Baron Coggan; Archbishop of Canterbury1909-2000
GB/109/14635Beach; Michael John Hicks (1912-1992); 2nd Earl St. Aldwyn1912-1992
GB/109/11107Whitworth; Hugh Hope Aston (1914-1996); Lay Assistant to the Archbishop of Canterbury1914-1996
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