York Diocesan Archive: Appeals & funds no longer operational

Scope and Content

The records have been arranged into 7 sub sub fonds as follows:

  • Diocesan 'Calling All Church People'Appeal (appeal closed c1950)
  • Diocesan Save the Churches Fund (fund closed c1953)
  • Archbishop Garbett's Appeal for Clergy Stipends (appeal closed c1954)
  • Archbishop of York's Appeal Fund (fund closed c1945)
  • Sir Tatton Sykes Church Repair Fund (fund closed c1980)
  • Diocesan Church Buildings Appeal (appeal closed c1985)
  • York Diocesan Appeal, 1945 (appeal closed c1989)

Administrative / Biographical History

A grouping together of appeals and funds of the Diocese of York that are no longer operational.


The system of arrangement is reflected in the scope & content.

Access Information

Records are open to the public, subject to the overriding provisions of relevant legislation and the wishes of the donors/owners.

Acquisition Information

These records have been deposited by the York Diocesan Office.


Description compiled by Victoria Stretch, Archives Hub project archivist, March 2004 with reference to 'A Guide to the Archive Collections in the Borthwick Institute of Historical Research', David M Smith 1973, 'A Supplementary Guide to the Archive Collections in the Borthwick Institute of Historical Research', David M Smith 1980 and 'A Guide to Archival Accessions at the Borthwick Institute 1981-1996' complied by Alexandrina Buchanan, 1997.

Other Finding Aids

Where indicated, hard copy finding aids are available at the Borthwick Institute.

Conditions Governing Use

A reprographics service is available to researchers. Copying will not be undertaken if there is a risk of damage to the document. Copies are supplied in accordance with the Borthwick Institute University of York terms and conditions for the supply of copies, and under the provisions of any relevant copyright legislation. Permission to reproduce images of documents in the custody of the Borthwick Institute must be sought.

Appraisal Information

These records have been appraised in accordance with Borthwick Institute policy.


Accruals are not expected

Related Material

  • York Diocesan Archive

Geographical Names