Document ReferenceOs C 355
TitleDraft letter from J.E Denison, Palace Yard, Westminster, London, to [J. Jackson], Bishop of Lincoln; 10 Feb. 1865
Date10 February 1865
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionBelieves divisions between committees destroying chance of improvement for poor parish schools; gives example of Normanton clergyman and rejected application to Committee of Council [on Education]; refers to dissenters in parish; refers to conscience clause and the National Society; informs him of conversations with Mr Bruce; comments on ratio of churchmen, dissenters and clergy.
Termreligions, Dissenters
education, of poor
schools, parochial
parliamentary business, committees
clubs and societies, National Society
governments, Liberal Government 1859-66
religious affairs, conscience clause

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA9824Bruce; Henry A. (1815-1895); 1st Baron Aberdare; home secretary 1869-731815-1895
NA199Denison; J. Evelyn (1800-1873); 1st Viscount Ossington; M.P. Speaker of House of Commons 1857-72 created Viscount Ossington 18721800-1873
NA7150Jackson; John (1811-1885); Bishop of London; Bishop of Lincoln 1853-1868 London 1868-18851811-1885
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