Transcripts of letters written by Rev George Lockett to the Wesleyan Methodist Missionary Society

Scope and Content

Transcripts of letters written between 1861 and 1909 whilst Lockett was working in West Indies districts of the Wesleyan Methodist Missionary Society. Letters written from British Guiana [Guyana] (1861-1864), Barbados (1864-1865), St Vincent (1866-1869) and Jamaica (1871-1908). With chronological list of all lettters transcribed.

Administrative / Biographical History

Rev George Lockett (1838-1915) served the Wesleyan Methodist Missionary Society in their St Vincent and Jamaica districts from 1861 to 1915 including postings to British Guiana [Guyana], Barbados, St Vincent and Jamaica.

Access Information


Acquisition Information

Gift, accepted on behalf of the Methodist Church, from Duncan Lockett, March 2007

Archivist's Note


Conditions Governing Use

For permission to publish, please contact Archives & Special Collections, SOAS Library in the first instance

Copyright held by Trustees for Methodist Church Purposes

Location of Originals

These transcriptions were made from letters within MMS/West Indies/Correspondence/FBN 51-52 (Jamaica) and MMS/West Indies/Correspondence/FBN 60-62 (rest).