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Identity Statement

Reference code(s): LMA/4008/LCMC
Held at: London Metropolitan Archives
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Date(s): 1925-1960
Level of description: subfonds
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Extent: 0.66 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:

The London Central Mission Circuit of the Methodist Church had its origins in 1886 with the establishment of the London Central Mission at the already well-established Wesleyan Methodist church in St. John's Square, Clerkenwell, which became the principal church of the circuit. Many of the records of the circuit as a whole were lost when the St. John's Square church was destroyed by enemy action in 1941. The circuit was abolished in 1960, when its remaining churches were transferred to the London Mission (North) Circuit and the London Mission (Hackney and Clapton) Circuit.


Scope and content/abstract:

Records of the London Central Mission Circuit of the Methodist Church, 1925-1960, including Circuit schedule books; Quarterly Meeting minutes; Executive Committee minutes; financial accounts; Local Preacher's Meeting minutes; Trustees' correspondence and papers; correspondence regarding staff; Methodist Missionary Society financial accounts and papers of the Circuit Youth Council.

Access & Use

Language/scripts of material:

System of arrangement:

In sections: Membership; Administration; Trustees; Staff; Groups and Organisations.

Conditions governing access:

Available for general access.

Conditions governing reproduction:

Copyright: Depositor

Finding aids:

Please see online catalogues at:

Archival Information

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition:

Received in 1983 (Acc/1849)

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Description Notes

Archivist's note:

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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