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TitleSermons by the Rev. Anthony Pitches
ShelfmarkAdd MS 19204
Creation Date1684 - 1719
RepositoryBritish Library
Contents NoteA collection of preaching notes by Anthony Pitches preached between 1684 and 1719. The sermons were preached mainly in Wissington (spelled "Wiston"), Hawstead, Glemsford, Stanningfield, and other locations around Suffolk, as well as Great Horkesley (referred to as "Horksley") and Little Horkesley (referred to as "Horksley parva"), Essex.
Material FeaturesPaper, octavo. Corrections are made on the sermons. Some sermons have preaching information. A note in front of volume "From Rodd's Catalogue" declares that Anthony Pitches "was instituted to the Rectory of Hawested [Hawstead], Suffolk, in 1689, and was buried there 17th August, 1720", i.e., two days after his death.
Associated Peoplemanuscript owner - Pitches, Anthony
Source of DataAnne James; British Library manuscript catalogue
Other NoteThe manuscript appears to use Old Style dates.
Sermon Reports Contained
GEMMS record createdFebruary 21, 2018
GEMMS record last editedJune 23, 2022