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A tribute to the life and work of Brian Torode

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

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 · 2 Comments

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

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

English Martyrs’ Tuffley

To download these accounts of the history of the Church of the English Martyrs at Tuffley please press the links below:

April 28, 2016 · Leave a comment