Mellor Church St Thomas : Folder 05

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Mellor Church St Thomas : Folder 05


Mellor Church.


Folder 5 containing items relating to Mellor Church.


This material has now been passed to Gwenn Perks to be housed at Mellor Parish Centre.  Contact Details :



Collection Items

Advertisement for Priest in Charge & Licensing of Dr Jenner : 1996
Advertisement from The Diocese of Derby for an appointment of a priest in charge of St. Thomas, Mellor, closing date May 1996.
Pamphlet with the Licensing Service for Revd Dr Peter J Jenner as new priest in charge by the Bishop assisted by…

Annual Parochial Church Meeting St Thomas Church : 1998
St Thomas Church Mellor Annual Parochial Church Meeting : Agenda and Reports held on 3lst March 1998

Contents of Mellor Church Chest : 1970
Typed 4 page list giving details of the contents of Mellor Church Chest. March 3rd 1970.
Miscellaneous items from Legal papers insurance document, correspondent and tithe payments.

Select Vestry Meetings : Resolutions 1820 - 1860
Six typed pages headed " Resolutions passed at Select Vestry Meetings regarding Earl Sterndale Poor House" and other Vestry Meetings and resolutions passed.
Dates fro 1820 - 1860.

Ticket to Mellor Church Tea Party 1895
Original ticket and programme for the Mellor Church Annual Tea Party in Moor End Sunday School on Saturday 2nd March 1895.
Tea at 4.30 concert at 6.30pm, programme lists name of the artists performing.

Masonic Gravestone in Mellor Churchyard
Handwritten documents showing inscriptions from the Masonic Gravestone for Thomas Brierley & Lambley and John with explanation of masonic signs and references to other publications on subject.
Type transcript produced by Neil Mullineux : 2018


Mellor Parish Magazine : 1967
Original copy of Mellor Parish Magazine from November 1967, giving information on services, letter from Vicar, postbag, advertisements from local businesses and Diocesan News.
Issue No. 523. Price 6d

Memorial for Jonas Craven  JP of Mellor Hall
Hymn sheet for memorial service of Jonas Craven Of Mellor Hall, Marple.
List of subscribers to the Craven Memorial Fund
Small leather bound book "In Memoriam JC" : The order for the Burial of the dead.

Mellor Church Chronology : 1157 - 1996
15 page typed Chronology of Mellor Church compiled by Ann Hearle 2000.
History and list of Incumbents from 1602

History of Mellor Church Booklet 2000
Marple Church by Ann Hearle 2000 with introduction from Peter Jenner, Vicar with photographs and illustrations.

Mellor & Marple Effigy : 1860 : Newspaper Reports
Single page typed transcript of two reports from Stockport Advertiser from 19th & 26th April 1860 on a incident of locals parading an effigy on a donkey.

Information on Font, Pulpit and  Mellor Vicars
Two typed pages giving information, details & descriptions of the Font and pulpit.
Also page with "some Mellor Vicars" with detail of their life and careers.
Author unknown.

Photographs : Mellor Church Font
6 original colour photographs used as a display to illustrate the Mellor Font, with information and questions.

St Thomas Church Patrons : Newsletter & Booklet
Leaflet : St Thomas Church : Setting out The Patrons Scheme giving membership fees and application form.
Also October 2009 Patrons Newsletter No3

Handwritten Pages :  Thomas Freeman 1793 - 1820
Numerous original handwritten pages by Thomas Freeman, Vicar. Sermons, accounts and miscellaneous letters dating from 1793 to 1820.

Research Notes re Land around Mellor Church
Typed transcript taken from handwritten research notes with regard to Land around Mellor Church.

"I  Remember When"  articles ; 1990's
Pages with the articles entitled "I remember when" from the Mellor Church Magazine 1993 / 1994 / 1996

Papers from Mellor Church in Chronological order
Seven typed pages listing papers found in Church Chest at Mellor Church (in Chronological order 1692 -1890, some undated).
Original documents now at Matlock Records Office.

Letters from T M Freeman :  1888/89
Handwritten extracts of letters written by T M Freeman, Vicar of Mellor Church regarding Parish Registers and history of Mellor Church dated 1888 and 1899.

Records held by Church Commissioners
Letter from Church Commissioners regarding papers held by them to Mr Travis.
Two typed pages detailing the items held at the Church Commissioners which relate to Mellor Church from 1797.

The Mellor Organ
Leaflet with specifications, history and information on the Organ at St Thomas Church, Mellor.
The Organ was dedicated in 1977.
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