Khartoum Cathedral

Archive Collection
  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 33 SAD[339]
  • Dates of Creation
  • Language of Material
  • Physical Description
      9 boxes

Scope and Content

Official papers, chiefly correspondence relating to the building of the cathedral and the installation of memorial tablets and the organ; minutes of Khartoum Cathedral Committee, 1902-1917 ; financial papers; minutes and accounts of the Chaplains' Sustentation Fund, 1905-1966 ; church registers; papers and registers of other churches, mainly N. Sudan; 28 photographs including the construction of the cathedral, 1910-1912 ; newspaper cuttings; printed material

Administrative / Biographical History

Khartoum Cathedral fund opened 1900; Cathedral consecrated 1912; building completed 1913; tower dedicated 1931

Conditions Governing Access

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Acquisition Information

Presented by A.H. Bennett, 1986


Part of : Sudan Archive

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