Reference code(s): ACC/1705
Held at: London Metropolitan Archives
Title: UNITED METHODIST CHURCH
Level of description: Collection
Extent: 0.25 linear metres
Name of creator(s): Methodist Church of Great Britain x United Methodist Church x Wesleyan Methodist Church x Primitive Methodist Church
A Methodist circuit is normally a group of churches in a local area served by a team of ministers. A minister will have pastoral charge of one or more churches, but will preach and lead worship in different local churches in the circuit, along with local preachers. The arrangements for leading worship in a circuit are drawn up in a quarterly Plan.
Scope and content/abstract:
Trust schedules (providing details regarding church properties, 1924-1933, such as the date and cost of the building, the tenure and the custody of the deeds) of United Methodist Churches in the following Circuits: Lee, Forest Hill, Bermondsey, Willesden, Limehouse, Brixton, Fulham, Thornton Heath, Hackney, Walthamstow, Forest Gate, Lambeth.
ACCESS AND USE
Language/scripts of material: English
System of arrangement:
The schedules are arranged by Circuit.
Conditions governing access:
Available for general access.
Conditions governing reproduction:
Please see online catalogues at: http://search.lma.gov.uk/opac_lma/index.htm
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information:
Immediate source of acquisition:
Records deposited 23 October 1981 (Acc/1705).
Existence and location of originals:
Existence and location of copies:
See also N/M/045/001-003.
Rules or conventions: Compiled in compliance with General International Standard Archival Description, ISAD(G), second edition, 2000; National Council on Archives Rules for the Construction of Personal, Place and Corporate Names, 1997.
Date(s) of descriptions: January to March 2009