Notebooks of Charles Thomas Longley, Bishop of Ripon

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Comprises a digest of statistical and other information on the state of parishes in the diocese of Ripon, derived from Bishop Longley's visitation returns.

Administrative / Biographical History

Charles Thomas Longley (1794-1868) was the first Bishop of Ripon 1836-1856, and later became Archbishop of Canterbury

Conditions Governing Access

Access is unrestricted

Acquisition Information

The gift of John A. Longley (the archbishop's grandson), 1900


In English

Custodial History

Formerly in the possession of Sir Henry Longley