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GREAT BRITAIN. Commissioners for Building New Churches
[2nd Report. 1822]
Second report of His Majesty's Commissioners appointed by virtue of an Act of Parliament, passed in the fifty-eighth year of the reign of his late Majesty King George the Third, c.45; intituled, "An Act for building and promoting the building of additional churches in populous parishes:" with an appendix. Ordered, by the House of Commons, to be printed, 29 July 1822.
[London]: 1822.
28 p. ; 33.8 cm. (2º)

House of Commons 605. The Act for building and promoting the building of additional churches in populous parishes was published as Public General Acts. 1818. 58 Geo.III. c.45. Soane designed three London churches erected under the Act of 1818: St Peter, Walworth; Holy Trinity Church, Marylebone; and St John's, Bethnal Green. See G.L. Carr, The Commissioners' Churches of London, 1818--1837, Ph.D. dissertation, Univ. of Michigan, 1976, vol. II, pp. 330--461.

Copy Notes Copy 1: Bound (1) in a collection of parliamentary publications on churches and church revenues, 1822--1836, retaining printed blue paper wrappers reading 'Second Report Of His Majesty's Commissioners for Building New Churches. 1822. ...'. Inscribed in ink on upper wrapper John Soane.
Copy 2: 35.0 cm. Upper wrapper inscribed in pencil Duplicate in the hand of A.T. Bolton, seventh curator of the Museum.

Binding Copy 1: C20th blue cloth, gilt-lettered spine.
Copy 2: Original C19th printed blue paper wrappers, upper and lower wrappers reading 'Second Report Of His Majesty's Commissioners for Building New Churches. 1822. Ordered, ...'.

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