Alexander Colvin Ainslie Collection
- 1853 (Creation)
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British clergyman. Born, unknown. Died, 1903. Studied mathematics at University College, Oxford, graduating in 1852. Ordained Deacon to the curacy of Sopworth, Wiltshire, 1853. Deacon, Corfe, near Taunton, 1854. Prebendary of Wells Cathedral, 1871. Vicar of Henstridge, 1871. Vicar of Langport, 1883. Canon of Wells, 1895. Archdeacon of Taunton, 1896. He was acclaimed for his work connected with Church Education, Church and State relations, and Ecclesiastical Courts. Editor of the <i>Chronicle of Convocation</i>. In recognition of his contributions to the Church, the Archbishop of Canterbury conferred on him the degree of LL.D in 1886.
In the possession of Miss Margaret Ainslie in 1962.
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Presented by Miss Margaret Ainslie in 1962.
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Album of drawings and watercolour sketches made in Italy, Greece, Egypt, Syria, and Palestine in 1853.
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Property of the Griffith Institute. No restrictions.
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Copyright Griffith Institute, Oxford.
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