1897 Antique English Linen Church Advertising Broadside or Poster
PRINTED BY: "W. Etchells, Printer, Carlisle" in lower right
AGE: dated 1898
CONDITION: B, a beautiful old antique piece, uncommon, see photos, minor staining and old dip pen ink underlining, printed on linen.
This rare and wonderful early British religion broadside poster is printed on high quality old cream colored linen. It is a Wesleyan Church Record for 1898, and lists the Kirkoswald Circuit Plan for Oct. 16 1897-January 9, 1898. It has a beautiful Victorian embellished decorative border, and old graphic typography of the era. The poster lists the names and places, hours of services from October to January for the following towns: Kirkoswald, Gamblesby, Renwick, Lazonby, Skirwith, Culgaith, Salkeld Dykes, Ousby, Ainstable, Hunsonby, Melmerby, Glassonby, Langwathby, Temple Sowerby, Newbiggin, Croglin, Hornsby Gate, Blunderfield, and Busk, Britain.
Some listed minister, clergy, parson or preacher's names are: S. Adcock, Kirkoswald; P.J. Robertson-Robertson, Hansonby; A. Barker, Ousby; W. Studholm, Skirwith; P. Bird, Ainstable; T. Greenop, Renwick; R. Hogarth, Glassonby; J.B. Holliday, Langwathby; H. Pigney, Temple Sowerby; W.L. Varty of Hunsonby and many many more surnames.
This is a great old religious genealogy find listing England church leaders, places, on trial, other circuits, sunday school visitors, circuit stewards, church notices, missionary meetings, hours of services and visitation of the classes. On bottom is printed a line of text that says "The Kirkoswald, Renwick, Ainstable, Temple Sowerby and Hunsonby chapels are duly licensed of the solemnization of marriages."
A great old UK genealogy or family history piece. Uncommon, rare and we only have this one, It was found in Marlboro, Vermont, Windham County USA.
Size: 12 × 15 inches
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