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Cheltenham, Gloucestershire

Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:


From W. Heller Nicholls [Schoolmaster], Cheltenham, 18 Oct. 1918

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.7973/N/3
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'Lionel Halse died of wounds at Millbank Hospital last night ... they tried to save his leg and I'm afraid lost his life.'

Dates: 18 Oct. 1918
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (

Letters on building a new chapel, including Simeon's list of the correspondence, Cheltenham, 1817-1822

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.8293/C/3/4
Scope and Contents From the Fonds: The Revd Charles Simeon (1759-1836), Fellow of King's College and Vicar of Holy Trinity Church, Cambridge, began to purchase advowsons in 1817 in order to secure an Evangelical ministry in perpetuity in important centres. Friends contributed money for the purpose and some were associated with Simeon as Trustees of the livings. In 1829 Simeon drew up a 'Solemn Charge' to his Trustees, setting out the principles on which they were to make appointments, which was printed in 1833. In January...
Dates: 1817-1822
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Access to the deposited records is unrestricted, and use may be made of them in publications without reference to the Trustees. Formal permission should, however, be sought for any full-length publication of material derived from them.