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Category Archives: Gloucester area

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

Gloucestershire’s links with Ambrose Phillipps de Lisle

To download Richard Barton’s essay entitled, ‘Gloucestershire’s links with Ambrose Phillipps de Lisle,’ please press the link below:

July 15, 2020 · Leave a comment

Robert Canning of Hartpury

This account by Richard Barton tells the story of Robert Canning (1773-1843) of Foxcote who lived at Hartpury, near Gloucester. To download this document please press the link below: For further … 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 Church, Gloucester – in photographs

  The Roman Catholic Church of St Peter ad Vincula, Northgate Street, Gloucester  If you wish to reproduce images from this blog please contact the webmaster – btsarnia@gmail.com or otherwise … Continue reading

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

Gloucester Catholics and King James II

To download this essay by Richard Barton and Brian Torode entitled, ‘Gloucester and its Catholics during the Reign of James II,’ please press the link below:

May 18, 2016 · Leave a comment

Tuffley and Matson Catholic Parishes – Robinswood Hill Roman Catholic Parishes

(I) BEGINNINGS OF THE PARISH OF THE ENGLISH MARTYRS AT TUFFLEY: SOUTHFIELD ROAD (II) SERMON PREACHED AT THE SILVER JUBILEE MASS AT TUFFLEY (2013) (III) SERMON PREACHED AT THE RUBY … Continue reading

April 28, 2016 · Leave a comment