Held AtGloucestershire Archives
LevelCollection
Alt Ref NoD3355
TitleCanon R E Grice-Hutchinson, of Weston-sub-Edge and Canada
Date1913-1976
DescriptionDetailed diaries of Canon R E Grice-Hutchinson in Canada 1913-1923 and Gloucestershire 1924-1976

Canon Rowan Ernest Grice-Hutchinson's diaries commence in 1909, when he was 24 years of age and studying at Lichfield Theological College, and continue without a break until a few years before his death in 1976
The detailed entries for each day build up a complete account of his working life. [The First World War diaries are published in 'Artillery and Trench Mortar Memories' (Unwin 1932), pp 97-593]
Admin HistoryCanon Grice-Hutchinson's career as covered by the diaries progressed as follows: studying at Lichfield Theological College from 1908; curate of Armitage with Pipe Ridware, Staffs. (1909-1913); incumbent of Sorrento, British Columbia (1913-1923); Temporary Chaplain to the Forces (1916-1919); Rector of Weston-sub-Edge (1924-1938), and Rector of Aston-sub-Edge (from 1930); Rector of Great Rissington (1940-1945); Rural Dean of Stow-on-the-Wold (1943-1950); Honorary Canon of Gloucester (1951-1976)
Custodial HistoryDeposited by the Dean and Chapter of Gloucester, 7 June 1976
Access ConditionsAccess to post 1923 diaries (D3355/24-70) is restricted. Please contact the Archives for permission to view these. No copying or publication without permission
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