Reference code(s): GB 0074 P70/PAU
Held at: London Metropolitan Archives
Title: SAINT PAUL, BATTERSEA: SAINT JOHN'S HILL, WANDSWORTH
Level of description: Collection
Extent: 1.02 linear metres
Name of creator(s): Parish of St Paul, Battersea | Church of England
Saint Paul's started as a chapel of ease in the parish of Saint John. The church was constructed in stone in a 14th century style. In 1938-1939 the parish of Saint John, which had declined, was amalgamated with Saint Paul. It is advisable to consult the records of the two parishes in conjunction.
Scope and content/abstract:
Records of the parish of Saint Paul, Battersea, including registers of baptisms, marriages and banns of marriage; registers of church services; preachers' books; minutes of meetings for the election of Churchwardens; log book of repairs to the church building; and papers relating to the Sick and Poor Fund.
ACCESS AND USE
Language/scripts of material: English
System of arrangement:
Records arranged in sections: Parish Registers; Churchwardens; Church Services/Work of Clergy; Church Buildings and Parish Organisations.
Conditions governing access:
These records are available for public inspection, although records containing personal information are subject to access restrictions under the UK Data Protection Act, 1998.
Conditions governing reproduction:
Copyright for these records rests with the depositor.
Please see online catalogues at: http://search.lma.gov.uk/opac_lma/index.htm
Immediate source of acquisition:
Records deposited in June 1956, with a further accession in September 2003.
For the records of Saint John, Battersea, see P70/JN.
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: March to April 2010.