44 relations: Advowson, Alfred the Great, Caistor St Edmund, Cambridge, Castle Hill, Filleigh, Cavendish College, Cambridge, David Wilkie (artist), Devon and Somerset Railway, Eastern and Midlands Railway, Ely, Cambridgeshire, Exeter Cathedral, George Richmond (painter), Great Depression of British Agriculture, Great Western Railway, High church, Homerton College, Cambridge, Hugh Fortescue, 2nd Earl Fortescue, Hugh Fortescue, 3rd Earl Fortescue, John Jackson (bishop), King's Lynn, Little Massingham, Low church, Martin Farquhar Tupper, Nathaniel Woodard, Newdigate Prize, North Elmham, Poor relief, Prebendary, Public school (United Kingdom), Rector (ecclesiastical), Robert Maitland Brereton, Royal Academy of Arts, Rugby School, St Martin-in-the-Fields, Staverton, Devon, Thomas Arnold, University College, Oxford, University of Cambridge, Wantage, Watts Naval School, West Buckland, West Buckland School, West Buckland, Devon, William Cavendish, 7th Duke of Devonshire.
Advowson (or "patronage") is the right in English law of a patron (avowee) to present to the diocesan bishop (or in some cases the ordinary if not the same person) a nominee for appointment to a vacant ecclesiastical benefice or church living, a process known as presentation (jus praesentandi, Latin: "the right of presenting").
Alfred the Great (Ælfrēd, Ælfrǣd, "elf counsel" or "wise elf"; 849 – 26 October 899) was King of Wessex from 871 to 899.
Caistor St Edmund is a village on the River Tas, near Norwich, Norfolk, England.
Cambridge is a university city and the county town of Cambridgeshire, England, on the River Cam approximately north of London.
Castle Hill in the parish of Filleigh in North Devon, is an early Palladian country house situated 3 miles north-west of South Molton and 8 miles south-east of Barnstaple.
Cavendish College, Cambridge was a college of the University of Cambridge.
Sir David Wilkie (18 November 1785 – 1 June 1841) was a Scottish painter, especially known for his genre scenes.
The Devon and Somerset Railway (D&SR) was a cross-country line that connected Barnstaple in Devon, England to the network of the Bristol and Exeter Railway (B&ER) near Taunton.
The Eastern and Midlands Railway was formed in 1881 by the amalgamation of several small railways in Norfolk, England, including the Yarmouth and North Norfolk Railway, the Lynn and Fakenham Railway and the Yarmouth Union Railway.
Ely is a cathedral city in Cambridgeshire, England, about north-northeast of Cambridge and about by road from London.
Exeter Cathedral, properly known as the Cathedral Church of Saint Peter in Exeter, is an Anglican cathedral, and the seat of the Bishop of Exeter, in the city of Exeter, Devon, in South West England.
George Richmond (28 March 1809 – 19 March 1896) was an English painter and portraitist.
The Great Depression of British Agriculture occurred during the late nineteenth century and is usually dated from 1873 to 1896.
The Great Western Railway (GWR) was a British railway company that linked London with the south-west and west of England, the Midlands, and most of Wales.
The term "high church" refers to beliefs and practices of ecclesiology, liturgy, and theology, generally with an emphasis on formality and resistance to "modernisation." Although used in connection with various Christian traditions, the term originated in and has been principally associated with the Anglican/Episcopal tradition, where it describes Anglican churches using a number of ritual practices associated in the popular mind with Roman Catholicism.
Homerton College is a constituent college of the University of Cambridge in England.
Hugh Fortescue, 2nd Earl Fortescue KG, PC (13 February 1783 – 14 September 1861), styled Viscount Ebrington from 1789 to 1841, was a British Whig politician.
Hugh Fortescue, 3rd Earl Fortescue DL (4 April 1818 – 10 October 1905), known as Viscount Ebrington from 1841 to 1861, was a British peer and occasional Liberal Party politician.
John Jackson (22 February 1811 – 5 January 1885) was a British divine and a Church of England bishop for 32 years.
King's Lynn, known until 1537 as Bishop's Lynn, is a seaport and market town in Norfolk, England, about north of London, north-east of Peterborough, north north-east of Cambridge and west of Norwich.
Little Massingham is a small village and civil parish in the English county of Norfolk.
The term "low church" refers to churches which give relatively little emphasis to ritual, sacraments and the authority of clergy.
Martin Farquhar Tupper (17 July 1810 in London – November 1889 in Albury, Surrey) was an English writer, and poet, and the author of Proverbial Philosophy.
Nathaniel Woodard (21 March 1811 – 25 April 1891) was a priest in the Church of England.
Sir Roger Newdigate's Prize, more commonly the Newdigate Prize, is awarded to students of the University of Oxford for the Best Composition in English verse by an undergraduate who has been admitted to Oxford within the previous four years.
North Elmham is a village and civil parish in the English county of Norfolk.
In English and British history, poor relief refers to government and ecclesiastical action to relieve poverty.
tags--> A prebendary is a senior member of clergy, normally supported by the revenues from an estate or parish.
A public school in England and Wales is a long-established, student-selective, fee-charging independent secondary school that caters primarily for children aged between 11 or 13 and 18, and whose head teacher is a member of the Headmasters' and Headmistresses' Conference (HMC).
A rector is, in an ecclesiastical sense, a cleric who functions as an administrative leader in some Christian denominations.
Robert Maitland Brereton (2 January 1834 – 7 December 1911) was an English railway engineer in India.
The Royal Academy of Arts (RA) is an art institution based in Burlington House on Piccadilly in London.
Rugby School is a day and boarding co-educational independent school in Rugby, Warwickshire, England.
St Martin-in-the-Fields is an English Anglican church at the north-east corner of Trafalgar Square in the City of Westminster, London.
Staverton is a village and civil parish in the South Hams of Devon, England consisting of 297 households and a population of 717 (total parish).
Thomas Arnold (13 June 1795 – 12 June 1842) was an English educator and historian.
University College (in full The Master and Fellows of the College of the Great Hall of the University of Oxford,Darwall-Smith, Robin, A History of University College, Oxford. Oxford University Press, 2008.. colloquially referred to as "Univ"), is a constituent college of the University of Oxford in England.
The University of Cambridge (informally Cambridge University)The corporate title of the university is The Chancellor, Masters, and Scholars of the University of Cambridge.
Wantage is a historic market town and civil parish in the ceremonial county of Oxfordshire, England.
Watts Naval School was originally the Norfolk County School, a public school set up to serve the educational needs of the 'sons of farmers and artisans'.
West Buckland is a village and civil parish in Somerset, England, situated south west of Taunton in the Taunton Deane district.
West Buckland School is an English independent school located on the outskirts of the village of West Buckland on the edge of Exmoor, 10 miles (12.9 km) east of Barnstaple, Devon.
West Buckland is a small village and former manor located east-south-east of Barnstaple in North Devon, England.
William Cavendish, 7th Duke of Devonshire (27 April 1808 – 21 December 1891), styled as Lord Cavendish of Keighley between 1831 and 1834 and known as The Earl of Burlington between 1834 and 1858, was a British landowner, benefactor, nobleman, and politician.