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Identity Statement

Reference code(s): ACC/2978
Held at: London Metropolitan Archives
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Date(s): 1835-1932
Level of description: Collection
Extent: 0.16 linear metres
Name of creator(s): Methodist Church of Great Britain x United Methodist Church x Wesleyan Methodist Church x Primitive Methodist Church


Administrative/Biographical history:

Trinity Church Methodist New Connexion was situated at Perry Vale, Forest Hill, 1865-1920. Forest Hill Methodist Church is now on Normanton Street.


Scope and content/abstract:

Leases and legal documents relating to properties owned by the Methodist Church, including original lease from the Governors of Saint Thomas' Hospital of land and chapel in Great Dover Street, St Mary Newington (with plan of chapel interior) and with related papers and later declarations of trust, 1835-1895; abstract of title of British Land Company to estate at Shooters Hill, Plumstead, 1861; abstract of title of Reverend J Atkinson to land at Kilburn Park, Willesden, 1875; trust documents and related papers regarding Perry Vale Methodist Chapel, Forest Hill (Trinity Church), 1921-1930 and papers in Chancery Suit regarding the erection of chapel on part of Friern Park Estate, Friern Barnet, 1932.

Access & Use

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System of arrangement:

5 files

Conditions governing access:

Available for general access.

Conditions governing reproduction:

Copyright: Depositor

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Description Notes

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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

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