Item 118 - Fr Banham to Bishop Cary-Elwes: Checkup with doctors; Dr Helsham has TB

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GB ARCHON 2913 PA03-01-01-118


Fr Banham to Bishop Cary-Elwes: Checkup with doctors; Dr Helsham has TB


  • 6 September 1929 (Creation)

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2 page; 4 sides; manuscript

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December 1887: born
1925: to receive sub-deaconate on 6th July
1926: ordained
1927-1928: Priest at Great Billing
1930-1939: PP at Mission, Woburn Sands, Bedfordshire
1939-1945: PP at Sheringham
1945-1961: PP St Felix, Felixstowe
1961: retired
1963: died

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XNP1 Beccles

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Writing from the Presbytery at Southwold. Going to Mundesley to be checked up - hopes the report will be good. been swimming twice a day - a bit fat. Dr Christopher Helsham is reported to have a dose of TB. Gossip has him almost buried or despatched to south of France. Reality is he is in a bungalow in Gorleston-on-Sea.
manuscript annotation: "Answered. Await report. Very glad of your good progress. Sept 12/29."

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