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Stevens, Horace William Pettit, 1851 - 1940 (cleric)



  • Existence: 1851 - 1940

Dates and places

Born 25 Aug. 1851. Died 10 Mar. 1940

Sphere of activity

Scholar at Downing College; held the Downing College livings: Rector of East Hatley and Vicar of Tadlow, Cambridgeshire 1888-1940; Honorary Chaplain of Downing College.

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:


General papers and correspondence as Master of Downing College, 1879 - 1934

Reference Code: GBR/0269/DCPP/SEW/1
Scope and Contents Envelope including letters from a variety of correspondents: extract from Governing Body minutes, May 1907, relating to Mrs Maitland's gift, in memory of F.W. Maitland, of her late husband's set of the Seldon Society journals and 'the fittings of the West Lodge Lecture room', including tables, shelving and a large bookcase from his rooms at Trinity; from Violet Marsh (widow of the former Master, Professor Howard Marsh), re her gift to the College in his memory of several pieces of silver -...
Dates: 1879 - 1934
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Generally open.

Horace William Pettit Stevens papers, 1886 - 1963

Reference Code: GBR/0269/DCPP/STE
Scope and Contents From the Management Group:

Including papers of Masters, Professors and Fellows of Downing College, and gifts from past members. Includes academic administrative records but not estates correspondence.

Dates: 1886 - 1963
Conditions Governing Access: From the Management Group: Some records series are subject to confidentiality restrictions with the following closure periods: 30 years from date of creation for general administration files, legal records and financial files; 50 years from date of creation for governmental records, including papers of the College Governing Body and College Council, and constituent committees; 100 years from date of creation for personal and personnel records, including tutorial files, staff and fellows files and appointment records, personal finance and pension records. In addition sensitive correspondence and papers concerning College affairs such as disputes and disciplinary matters are closed for 100 years. Restrictions apply on some personal and private papers.