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Table: Suspension of prebends, 1841-7

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Fasti Ecclesiae Anglicanae 1541-1857: Volume 7, Ely, Norwich, Westminster and Worcester Dioceses. Originally published by Institute of Historical Research, London, 1992.

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NORWICH DIOCESE 1541-1857

Table to illustrate suspension of prebends at Norwich, 1841-7, in accordance with Stat. 3 & 4 Vic. c. 113

s. 13 And be it enacted. That in the Chapter of the Cathedral Church of ... Norwich, ... Two canonries shall be suspended in the following Order: (that is to say,) ... the first vacant Canonry shall be suspended, and the Canonry secondly vacant shall be filled up, and the Canonry thirdly vacant shall be suspended.

Vacancy How occasioned Prebend Outcome
1st T. Methold d. 17 June 1836 II suspended
2nd P. Fisher d. 19 Jan. 1842 I G. Archdall pres.
3rd E.S. Thurlow d. 17 Feb. 1847 III suspended

Thus the prebends were reduced by 1847 to the requisite number of four.