Francis Johnson & Partners Project File: Church. St Mary's, Main Street, Swine, Hull

Scope and Content

Client: Revd Edward Appleyard and then Revd Fr S. Longworth as successive vicars

Work undertaken: Alterations, repairs and new furnishings including new lightning conductor, replacement of cross on east end gable of church, stonework, roof and guttering repairs on the east tower, design of a gilded chalice, design and making of alter, cross and candlesticks for Hilton Chapel, new lamp and alter rails, dossal curtain,.

Contains: Correspondence between the office of Francis Johnson and Revd Appleyard and Revd Longworth, also with A.W. Sinclair & Sons Ltd, W. Dowson, Hayes & Finch, W.J. Furse & Co Ltd, Watts & Company Limited, George Darley Builder, George Armitage & Sons Ltd, York Diocesan Advisory Committee for the Care of Churches, Historic Churches Preservation Trust. Also rough sketches of chalice design, accounts, copy application for faculty, report on Hilton Chapel, drawings and elevations, first quinquennial inspection report, specification for repair of tower, condition report.

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