Finding Number (Click this to view full catalogue structure)CMS/ACC682
TitleAccession 682: Papers of Reverend Robert William Ryde and Emily Margaret Ryde nee Loveridge
Extent9 items (o/s)
DescriptionHand decorated manuscript addresses presented to Reverend and Mrs Ryde by students and colleagues during their time in Ceylon as CMS missionaries.
ArrangementThis collection forms part of the Church Missionary Society Unofficial Papers. It is arranged into one series: Miscellaneous papers
Finding AidsA catalogue of this collection (forming part of the wider CMS/ACC unofficial papers catalogue) is available on the online archive catalogue. Click on the Finding Number to display the summary contents list of the catalogue and to view the full catalogue. A paper copy of this catalogue is also available for consultation at Special Collections.
Access StatusOpen
Administrative HistoryRobert William Ryde (d 1909 List 1 1369) of Brockley, South East London, was accepted by CMS as a missionary for Ceylon in 1894. He was appointed to Trinity College Kandy and later to St John's College Jaffna but returned to Trinity College to become principal in 1900. In 1897 he married fellow CMS missionary, Emily Margaret Loveridge (List II 335).

Reference: Register of missionaries (clerical, lay & female) and native clergy from 1804 to 1904 (Church Missionary Society, 1905)
Custodial HistoryDeposited with CMS August 1992


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