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Norfolk Church Records

Methodist Records

Primitive Methodist - Norwich Circuit - 1832

The Primitive Methodist Church preaching rota was based on Circuits. This document shows who was scheduled to preach where in the Norwich Circuit over the months of April/May/June/July 1832.

Preachers plans available

  • 1832 - this document.
  • 1834

Name Index

The following surnames are contained in the document. The numbers following each are as allocated and indicate where in the table following the preacher was due at a particular day/time. An additional letter is also given where P=Preacher and T=On Trial. One or two names were printed in UPPERCASE letters on the original and this has been preserved here.

Baley (32 P)
Barnes (25 P)
Batley (43 T)
Bowthorpe (34 T)
Branford (18 P)
C. Brown (24 P)
J. Brown (38 T)
S. Buck (41 T)
Bultitude (21 P)
Codman (42 T)
Coleman (9 P)
COWLING (2 P)
Cullem (13 P)
Douglass (33 T)
Farrow (31 P)
E. F. (37 T)
Fisher (37 T)
Fitt (8 P)
M. Fitt (42 T)
Frost (4 P)
E. Fuller (23 P)
S. Fuller (11 P)
Hammond (16 P)
Harcourt (22 P)
Hipperson (19 P)
Howes (10 P)
Huggins (5 P)
E. Jarmey (17 P)
M. Jarmey (30 P)
Jenkinson (3 P)
Johnson (14 P)
Kent (15 P)
Kett (39 T)
Latimer (26 P)
Lenny (44 T)
Livock (43 T)
Middleton (7 P)
Nichols (35 T)
Parish (6 P)
G. R. (36 T)
Royal (44 T)
Rush (20 P)
Scarles (36 T)
Scarlet (27 P)
Seaman (29 P)
E. Smith (40 T)
Staff (28 P)
STEELE (1 P)
Walker (12 P)
G. Y. (35 T)
J.Youngs (45 T)

Notes

  • G. R. may be G. Rix
  • E. F. may be E. Frost
  • G. Y. is unknown at present.

This printed plan contains the following information :-


Primitive Methodist Preachers'

Plan of the Norwich Circuit.

"There remaineth yet much land to be possessed." Joshua xiii. 1.

Take heed what you hear.
Mark iv. 24.
 
Time.
Apr
22
Apr
29
May
6
May
13
May
20
May
27
Jun
3
Jun
10
Jun
17
Jun
24
Jul
1
Jul
8
Jul
15
LAKENHAM CHAPEL
 
 Monday after date
10½ 2½

1
1
1m
2
27
1g
1
1
2d
1
1l
2t
2
2
1m
1
9
1g
1
1s
2
CM
l
2d
1c
1c
W
1
12
1m
2
2
2g
1
21
2
1
1s
1d
COULTON *
 
 Friday
10½

 
4
2
41
 
 
 
13
1t
 
 
 
 
32
2
12
 
 
25
1
 
24
 
 
 
9c
2
29
 
 
 
28
1
34
 
 
 
6
2
POSTWICK *
 
2½ 6½
3
 
 
17
7
 
 
10t
30
 
21
 
8c
 
 
 
 
 
 
24
40
 
 
8
33
 
HEVINGHAM *
 Wednesday
10½2½
7
27
 
4
1
43
 
29
2
11
 
13
1t
CM
 
38
2
12c
 
30
1
1
 
41
2
39
 
NEWTON ST. FAITH'S
 Thursday
2½ 6½
7
27
 
4
1
41
 
24
2
23
 
3
1t
6
 
18
2
17c
 
8
1
13 1
 
30
2
7
 
BRADESTON *
 Thursday
10½ 2½
7
32
 
5 45
 
31
p
6
 
33
1t
16
 
20c
 
36
 
23
1
CM
 
7
2
14
 
38
 
TROWSE *
 Friday
2½ 6½
7
43 38
 
27 2
1
34
 
15
2t
26
 
9 1
1
32
 
 
2
8c
 
12 1
1
25
 
37
2
28
 
TASBURGH *
 Tuesday
10½
2½ 6½
7
 
34
 
15
 
2
 
16
 
23
 
1t
 
19
 
17
 
2
 
18
 
20
 
1
 
30c
 
7
 
2
 
21
 
CM
 
1
 
24
 
SURLINGHAM *
 
10½
19
 
 
36
28
 
 
3t
38
 
 
14
15
 
 
4 45
18c
 
 
27
32
 
 
39
42
 
NEWTON FLOTMAN * 11 15 44 23 27t 17 39 20 34c 7 36   41
ROCKLAND *
 
10½
 
19
36
 
 
28
3t
 
 
38
14
 
 
15
4
 
 
18c
27
 
 
32
39 45
 
 
42
ASHWELLTHORPE *
 
10½
 
29
7
 
 
20
12t
 
 
 
24
 
 
27
28
 
 
3c
35
 
 
41
6
 
 
31
BEDINGHAM *
  
 Thursday
10½ 2½

 
39
 
14
 
2
 
40
 
33
 
15
 
15
 
6
 
2t
 
19
 
3
 
1
 
41c
 
9
 
2
 
22
 
32
 
1
 
CM
 
SAXLINGHAM STREET * 2½ 6 7   4 35 6 5 16 15 11c 18 23 25 32
LINGWOOD *
 Wednesday
2½ 6
7
36
1
38
 
3 45
 
5
 
31
1t
35
 
41
2
39
 
4c
 
 
 
42
2
11
 
27
1
TACOLNSTONE 23   18   3   34   32c   44   10
PORINGLAND 6 42 13 19 16 8 15 30 40 25c 20 24 18 21
NEW ROAD
 Tuesday
9 6½
7
14
 
32
1
42
 
41
2t
40
 
8
1
26
 
 
2
15c
 
39
1
30
 
5 1
2
12
 
PEAFIELD Friday after 1   2   1   2   1   2   1
HIGH STOKE 42 13 19 16 8 15 30 40 25c 20 24 18 21
HETHERSETT *
 Thursday
10½ 2½
7
6
MM
8
 
23
 
9
 
16
2t
 
 
31
1
14
 
13c
2
22
 
38
1
27
 
30
2
WYMONDHAM *
 Wednesday
10½ 2½
7
37
 
30
 
11
p
34
 
18
2t
CM
 
22
1
33
 
28c
2
13
 
16
1
7
 
23
2
MOULTON *
 Tuesday
2½ 6
7
31
 
6
 
37
MM
11
 
12
1t
28
 
3
2
13
 
16c
1
10
 
20
 
22
 
40
1
FUNDENHALL
 Tuesday
10½
2½ 6
7
29
9
MM
44
7
 
20
21
 
26
12
 
CM
 
2t
39
24
 
27
14
1
11
28
 
2c
2c
2
5
35
 
41
17
1
13
6
 
31
16
2
UPPER HEIGHAM *
 Monday

7
16
2
35
 
17
1t
4
 
7
2
18
 
12
1
43
 
20c
37
3
 
26
1
24
 
25
2
PLUMSTEAD *
 
2½ 6
6
30
 
 
40
33
 
 
36
9t
 
 
29
24c
 
 
 
CM
 
 
6
31
 
 
5
26
 
HEMPNALL *
 Wednesday
10½ 2½
7
12
MM
CM
2
5
 
14
19
4
 
44
2
17
 
19
1
22c
 
15
2
33
 
26
1
11
 
BLOFIELD *
 Tues. Wednes. & Thurs.

7
 
32
1
 thurs
5 45
 
 
31
MM
 wed.
6
 
 
33
 
 
16
 
 
20
2
 thurs
36
 
 
23c
1
 wed.
28
 
 
7
2
 tues.
14
 
 
38
 
 
HEDENHAM
 
10½
39
 
 
14
40
 
 
33
15
 
 
6
19
 
 
3c
41
 
 
9
22
 
 
32
 
 
TOPER'S SQUARE 17   24   10   42   14   35   9
BUNWELL 22 44 9 26 37 39 29 11 31c 5 6 13 34
COLTISHALL 8 9 22 20 13 27 4 16 29c 33 CM 10 18
LITTLE MELTON 6 21 23 9 16 37 31 14 13c 22 38 27 30
EASTON   41   CM   12   24   29   34  
ASHBY 15 24 10 19 17 20 33 41 37c 23 29 31 36
LONG STRATTON CM 18 26 37 39 19 13 17 21c 31 10 12 5
FORNCETT 10½ 2½ 28 29 39 27 34 33 37 21 5c 26 14 23 3
BUNGAY 2 11 CM 22 5 26 28 32 27c 19 39 15 14
FRITTON 26 23 29 28 41 36 11 22 44c 25 5 17 19
BAWBURGH 4 41 13 39 32 12 25 24 9c 29 28 34 6
BARFORD 2 6 24 12 27 21 28 22 5 6c 7 34 4 29 8
It is affectionately requested that the Preachers will attend to their own appointments, the Classes, and be particular in settling the class papers, at the places marked thus * CAMP
MEET
-INGS
as
appoi.
above
5
13
18
41
44
 
1
16
19
28
33
34
2
6
12
14
15
32
2
8
30
39
43
 
1
14
20
21
29
44
2
4
1
25
31
 
2
7
9
10
23
35
1
2
&c.
&c.
 
 
26
33
38
39
40
36
2
21
24
28
45
 
9
11
12
27
37
43
2
3
4
20
42
 
1
15
17
20
22
29


References

c - Quarterly Collection
d - Leaders' Meeting
g - Circuit Committee Meeting
m - Local preachers' Meeting
MM - Missionary Meeting
l - lovefeast
p - Prayer Meeting
s - Sacrament
CM - Camp Meeting
t - tickets
W - Watch Night

Missionary Meetings. - FUNDENHALL, Apr 24th, - HEMPNALL, ditto 25th. - HETHERSETT, ditto 26th.-
MOULTON, May 8th. - BLOFIELD, ditto 9th. - ROCKLAND, ditto 10th.
QUARTER_DAY BOARD, June 18th. Preachers' Meeting to begin at Nine o'Clock.

Go, and the Lord be with thee. 1 Sam. xvii. 37.

1832

Preachers.

1 STEELE
2 COWLING
3 Jenkinson
4 Frost
5 Huggins
6 Parish
7 Middleton
8 Fitt
9 Coleman
10 Howes
11 S. Fuller
12 Walker
13 Cullem
14 Johnson
15 Kent
16 Hammond
17 E. Jarmey
18 Branford
19 Hipperson
20 Rush
21 Bultitude
22 Harcourt
23 E. Fuller
24 C. Brown
25 Barnes
26 Latimer
27 Scarlet
28 Staff
29 Seaman
30 M. Jarmey
31 Farrow
32 Baley


On Trial.

33 Douglass
34 Bowthorpe
35 Nichols
35 G. Y.
36 Scarles
36 G. R.
37 Fisher
37 E. F.
38 J. Brown
39 Kett
40 E. Smith
41 S. Buck
42 M. Fitt
42 Codman
43 Livock
43 Batley
44 Royal
44 Lenny
45 J.Youngs


Lakenham Watch Night.

Nos. 2, 40, 4, 45, 15, 44, 28, 34, 32, 30,14, 1.

Fast Day

June 1st, to implore Almighty God in behalf of a revival of true religion.


[End of Circuit Document]

Place names

  • COULTON refers to the village of Colton.
  • NEW ROAD is unidentified at present.
  • PEAFIELD refers to an area of Lakenham just to the south of Queens Road, Norwich.
  • TACOLNSTONE refers to Tacolneston
  • TOPER'S SQUARE was situated on the North side of Thorns Lane very near its junction with Ber Street.

Notes

  • All shorthand contractions in the document have been reproduced as written.

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