Document ReferenceOs C 401
TitleDraft letter from [Rev. E. Denison], Bishop of Salisbury, Bishop's Palace, Salisbury, Wiltshire, to E. Horsman; 7 Apr. 1848
Date7 April 1848
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionRefers in detail to income of Salisbury see; comments on Horsman's speech on matter in Parliament and report in Times where he believed Bishops income was exceeding that stated by Act 6 & 7 Will 4 c.77; states that income not fixed by Parliament and Ecclesiastical Commissioners fix endowments; refers to Salisbury church property being held on leases for lives; comments that leases are submitted to actuary Mr Morgan for opinion; gives figures for income; refers to method of regulating church incomes as 'inconvenient'.

Relates to Os C 402-12 and De Wm O 10.
financial affairs, ecclesiastical
parliamentary business, speeches
administration, Church of England
Related RecordDeWm/O/10

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA10021Morgan; Arthur (-1870); Mr; actuary of the Equitable Society-1870
NA8625Denison; Edward (1801-1854); Bishop of Salisbury; brother of J.E. Denison1801-1854
NA9964Horsman; Edward (1807-1876); Mr; M.P. Cockermouth 1836-1852 Stroud 1853-1868 Liskeard 1869-18761807-1876
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