Reference code(s): ACC/1850-8
Held at: London Metropolitan Archives
Title: SAINT GEORGE'S CIRCUIT, POPLAR CIRCUIT
Level of description: Collection
Extent: 0.05 linear metres
Name of creator(s): Methodist Church of Great Britain x United Methodist Church x Wesleyan Methodist Church x Primitive Methodist Church
A Methodist circuit is normally a group of churches in a local area served by a team of ministers. A minister will have pastoral charge of one or more churches, but will preach and lead worship in different local churches in the circuit, along with local preachers. The arrangements for leading worship in a circuit are drawn up in a quarterly Plan.
Scope and content/abstract:
Circuit schedules giving names of class leaders, totals for each class, subscriptions and collections to connexional funds, lists of stewards and names and addresses of chapels and trustees, 1882-1899.
ACCESS AND USE
Language/scripts of material: English
System of arrangement:
Schedules arranged by circuit.
Conditions governing access:
Available for general access.
Conditions governing reproduction:
Please see online catalogues at: http://search.lma.gov.uk/opac_lma/index.htm
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information:
Immediate source of acquisition:
Received in 1983 (Acc/1850).
Existence and location of originals:
Existence and location of copies:
Rules or conventions: Compiled in compliance with General International Standard Archival Description, ISAD(G), second edition, 2000; National Council on Archives Rules for the Construction of Personal, Place and Corporate Names, 1997.
Date(s) of descriptions: January to March 2009