RepositorySpecial Collections Archives (GB 0029)
Ref NoEUL MS 389/ADM/5/58
Alt Ref NoEUL MS 389/92/8
Extent1 volume
TitleDiary 1958
DescriptionThe Boot's Chemists Scribbling Diary for 1958. Entries relate mainly to administrative matters, worship, correspondence, and visitors. Also includes references to the farm and livestock; the health of members of the community; the pamphlet 'What the Abbey Cat Saw'; deaths in the community; birthdays; and property maintenance.
Physical DescriptionLarge hardback volume. Contains several inserts, including a birthday card, a C.T.S Bulletin; two prayer booklets from 'The Poor Souls' Friend'; four photographs of unidentified Bridgettine nuns; a prayer card; an invoice to Sister Mary Dominic from The Bruce Publishing Company; a letter to the abbess from Madeline Toft; a piece of Ford's blotting paper; a letter to the abbess from the Convent of the Holy Ghost; a Christmas card; a catalogue of religious pictures and Christmas postcards; two illuminated prayer cards; a newspaper clipping; a 'Fully-Paid Allotment Notice' from the Bank of England; and a prayer request for the soul of Sister Mary Olivia who died on 23 June 1917.
Access StatusOpen
Creator_NameSyon Abbey (1415-2011); Bridgettine
DS/UK/287Syon Abbey; 1415-2011; Bridgettine1415-2011
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