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Identity Statement

Reference code(s): GB 0074 P73/AND
Held at: London Metropolitan Archives
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Date(s): 1866-1976
Level of description: Collection
Extent: 1.50 linear metres
Name of creator(s): Parish of St Andrew, Peckham | Church of England


Administrative/Biographical history:

Saint Andrew's was constructed in 1866; and the parish was formed in the same year. The church itself was of early French Gothic design. In 1956, the parish was united with that of All Saints Davey Street, whose church had been dismantled, and became Saint Andrew with All Saints. The church finally closed in 1977.


Scope and content/abstract:

Records of the parish of Saint Andrew, Peckham, including registers of baptisms, marriages, banns, confirmations, and church services; minutes of the Parochial Church Council; Churchwardens' accounts; and papers relating to church societies and clubs.

Access & Use

Language/scripts of material:

System of arrangement:

The records have been sorted into categories which reflect divisions between the different functions and operations of the parish and its administration. Order within these categories reflects chronology.

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.

Finding aids:

Please see online catalogues at:

Archival Information

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition:

Records deposited in 1953, with a further accession in 1979.

Allied Materials

Related material:

For photographs of the church see ACC/3608.

Publication note:

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:
March to April 2010.

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