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Letter from James Prince Lee, Bishop of Manchester, to George H. Bowers, 11 Dec. 1849

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.8862/6/22

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Churchwardens of Parish of Manchester consulted him about provisions of Manchester Parish Division Bill, to be introduced into Parliament; he had interviews with Lord John Russell and Sir George Grey, communicated his views; he cannot accede to some propositions in Bill; no definite plan agreed; he would be pleased to meet Chapter on the issue, hear suggestions on increasing 'effectiveness of the Cathedral and Parish Church'


  • 11 Dec. 1849


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