Fonds - All Saints Anglican Church, English Harbour (NL) fonds

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All Saints Anglican Church, English Harbour (NL) fonds

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  • 1885-1996 (Creation)
    All Saints Anglican Church, English Harbour (NL)

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14.8 cm of textual records

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Administrative history

All Saints Anglican Church of English Harbour was constructed in 1898 and consecrated on All Saints Day in 1900. It was built to replace St. Silas Anglican Church which was constructed between 1826 and 1829 and replaced a school chapel which was in use from the late 1700's to 1826. All Saints being the third Anglican Church to be built in the community. The bell in the tower of the church was cast in 1885 by Meneely & Co. of West Troy, U.S.A. and was used until the church was closed in 2004 due to small congregational size and much needed repairs.

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The original records are stored at All Saints Church. Permission was received from Rev. John Gilliam, Rector, Anglican Parish of Port Rexton, to have these records copied for the archives in 2004.

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The fonds consists of the administrative and financial records of the church and includes the following material: Minutes of Meetings, 1917- 1931; Minute Book, 1931 - 1952-53; Minutes of the Congregation Meetings, 1954- 1984; Vestry Minutes, February 1960 - January 1977; Cash Book, 1931-1958; Record of Envelope Givings, 1963-1996; Accounts Book, 1966- 1996; Register of Services, January 1897- December 1921; Vestry Book, 1922-1952; and Visitor’s Book, 1980-1996.

The records have been organized into four series according to the form and function of the records: Series 1: Minutes of Vestry, 1917-1931; Series 2: Financial Records, 1931-1996; Series 3: Vestry Register, 1897-1952; Series 4: Visitor’s Book, 1980 - 1996.

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Donated by the Rector of the Anglican Parish of Port Rexton, Rev. J. Gilliam, August 2004.


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      Created - August 21, 2013

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      • English

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