Scope and Content

Containing details of all the parishes in the diocese and their clergy, notes on the Cathedral Chapter, funds available for maintenance of the fabric, the organisation of Cathedral services, contracts for maintenance work, meetings regarding diocesan charities, state of the fabric and work done on it between 1815 and 1869, notes from earlier histories, Choral Festival held in 1863, list of books presented in 1865, account of the funeral of Bishop Short in 1872, press-cuttings regarding reopening of restored choir in 1869 and nave and aisles in 1875 with related reports, accounts, etc. compiled c.1850-1860 with later additions.


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