Item 3 - St Benet's Newsletter

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GB ARCHON 2913 PA03-05-01-3


St Benet's Newsletter


  • November 1982 (Creation)

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green paper cover; 2 pages; 4 sides; printed; folded; 1 staple

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1918: born
1936: novice at Downside Abbey
1937: clothed
1943: ordained
1943: Christ's College, Cambridge, to read History - gaining a double First
1946: Fellow of the Royal Historical Society
1948-1962: Housemaster at Downside
1962-1975: Headmaster of Downside
1975-1989: Beccles, parish priest
1975: Mayor of Beccles
1989: Downside as Abbot of Glastonbury
1997: died

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RCDEA Archives

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front cover: pen sketch of St Benet's - signed Paul Simpson
inside front cover: Calendar of saints days for November 1982; Copy request; Anne Bauers, editor
pg 1: Parish priest writes - Fr Aelred Watkin
pg 2: Executive committee
pg 3: Around the parish
pg 4: Wednesday Club; Beccles Christian Council
pg 5-8: Richard Jones in Coventry (Part III) [signed Richard James]
inside back cover: Flower Rota; Readers list
back cover: priest contact details; weekly schedule

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