Reference numberMM/13/19
TitleCopy of application for an order of the Board of Charity Commissioners, authorising the transfer of Thomas Fairchild's New South Sea Stock
Date20 February 1873
DescriptionRelating to the bequest made in 1728 by Thomas Fairchild of £25 "to be placed out at 20s annually" for preaching a sermon at St Leonard's Church, Shoreditch, on Tuesday in every Whitsun Week.
Extent2 sides
FormatManuscript and Printed
Access statusOpen
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