A Thousand Years of the English Parish

Description:

A detailed study of the workings of the parish (some 13,000 in England) and its effect on society: early definitions and territories of a parish; the changing social status of the clergy since the Reformation, 19th century ideals; the shrinking parsonages of the 20th century; the future of the parish and its relationship to the complex bureaucracy of the Church of England.

Author: Anthea Jones
Publisher: The Windrush Press
Year Created: 2000
Publication Date/Date Made: 2000
Physical Characteristics (Dimension): 17.2 cm x 24 cm
Physical Characteristics (Description): 336-page dustcovered hardback book with illustrations
Donor or Creator of Records: Check Jane
Provenance: From the library of ?
Nature of Acquisition: Gift
Accession Date: 2012
Access Conditions: Contact Archive Manager
Reference: 2636/B/GH