Gidley, Deanery of Dunsford

Chanter 225A, 204-205

  1. Population and dissenters: 13 Families. Dissenters none.

  2. Public or charity schools: None. Due care for catechising of Children.

  3. Alms-house, hospital or charitable endowment: There is a sufficient endowment for the repairs of the Church.

  4. Residence upon cure: Yes.

  5. Curate: The rectr. resides upon the Parsonage house.

  6. Divine service at other churches: No.

  7. Frequency of divine service: Twice every Lords day.

  8. Frequency of communion: At three festivals.

  9. Number of communicants: Thirty communicants.

  10. Catechising of children: At Lent and Michaelmas.

  11. Chapels or chapels in ruins: None.

    The twenty sixth day of August in the year of our Lord one thousand seven hundred thirty five and in eleventh year of our Consecration. Chr: Morehouse Rectr. of Gidley 1744. [Explanation]