Series BrMS 3/DC 108 - Scrapbook: 'Papers, modern referring to the Diocese of Brechin collected by me [Dean Christie] in the course of my official duties as synod clerk and Dean, but my private property'

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BrMS 3/DC 108


Scrapbook: 'Papers, modern referring to the Diocese of Brechin collected by me [Dean Christie] in the course of my official duties as synod clerk and Dean, but my private property'


  • 1920-1939 (Creation)

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Dean Christie was born in 1858, the son of the Reverend William Christie, the incumbent of Fochabers and Dean of Moray. He was educated at Aberdeen University and Edinburgh Theological College, being ordained in 1881. Following curacies at Leith, and Hornsey, London, he became the incumbent of Stonehaven in 1890, where he remained until his death in 1931. He was examining chaplain to the Bishop of Brechin 1904-1916, and was synod clerk 1909-1917. In 1917 he became Dean of Brechin.

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Also correspondence and papers relating to various Episcopal churches within the Diocese of BrechinAll Souls Church, Invergowrie Trust, 1922-1929; Bishop Forbes Convalescent Church, 1920; Fasque Rectory funds, 1930; Home for Incurables, Dundee, 1925; St. John the Baptist's Church, Dundee, 1923-1924; St. Laurence's Church, Laurencekirk; 1928-1930; St. Martin's Episcopal School, Dundee, 1923-1939; St. Mary's Home for Incurables, Dundee, 1923-1928; St. Mary's and St. Peter's Church, Montrose, 1925; St. Palladius Church, Drumtochty, 1923; St. Peter's Church, Torry, 1923.


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Open for consultation subject to preservation requirements. Access must also conform to the restrictions of the Data Protection Act (2018), General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR, 2018) and any other relevant legislation or restrictions. Clinical information is closed for 100 years.

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Reproduction is available subject to preservation requirements. Charges may be made for this service, and copyright and other restrictions may apply; please check with the Duty Archivist.

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BrMS 3/DC 108

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Description compiled in line with the following standards: International Council on Archives, ISAD(G) General International Standard Archival Description; International Council on Archives, ISAAR(CPF): International Standard Archival Authority Record for Corporate Bodies, Persons, and Families; National Council on Archives, Rules for the Construction of Personal, Place and Corporate Names, 1997



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  • English



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