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Category Archives: Gloucester area

The Coleford Mission Diary (1911-1930)

To download this Mission Diary which has been transcribed and annotated by Mrs Lynne Hunter Johnston, please press the link below:

March 6, 2021 · Leave a comment

Timothy Nourse of Newent

To download this essay written by the late John Fendley which explores the life of Timothy Nourse of Newent, please press the link below:

March 4, 2021 · Leave a comment

St Augustine’s Matson

To download the following documents about the history of this parish and the architecture of its church, please press the links below: These essays have been carefully researched by the … Continue reading

January 27, 2021 · Leave a comment

Reverend Peter Hartley – ‘A Martyr to Duty’ and ‘Victim of Charity’

To download Richard Barton’s essay entitled, ‘Reverend Peter Hartley – ‘A Martyr to Duty’ and ‘Victim of Charity’,’ please press the link below: See ‘Gloucester’s saintly Abbe Josse’ by Richard … Continue reading

July 27, 2020 · Leave a comment

Gloucester’s saintly Abbe Josse

To download this account of ‘Gloucester’s saintly Abbe Josse’ please press the link below: Pages from the historical writings of James Newton Langston (1884-1959) See ‘Ambrose Phillipps de Lisle and … Continue reading

July 25, 2020 · Leave a comment

Robert Canning of Hartpury

This account by Richard Barton tells the story of Robert Canning (1773-1843) of Hartpury and the Dominican Convent at Hartpury Court. To download this document please press the link below: For … Continue reading

June 27, 2020 · Leave a comment

Churchdown: Catholic Church of Our Lady of Perpetual Succour

To download Lillian Bell’s article entitled ‘Catholic Churchdown’ please press the link below: See also ‘St Bartholomew’s Church, Chosen Hill, Churchdown’ by Wilf Pereira:

October 10, 2017 · 2 Comments

St Peter’s Catholic Church, Gloucester – photos

To download Richard Barton’s album of historic images of the Roman Catholic Church of St Peter ad vincula, Gloucester, please press the link below:

November 22, 2016 · Leave a comment

History of Gloucester Catholic Deanery

To download this Homily preached at the Church of St Augustine of Canterbury, Matson, by Father Richard Barton, at a Deanery Holy Hour on 26th May 2013 to mark ‘The … Continue reading

May 19, 2016 · Leave a comment

St Patrick’s Brockworth

To download Bob Berry’s history of the Parish of St Patrick, Brockworth, please press the link below: For a brief history of the Parish produced by Richard Barton for the … Continue reading

May 19, 2016 · Leave a comment