Restoration of St Leonard's Church, 1879, 4th & 5th Committee Meetings
A Meeting of the Committee was held in the School Room on Monday July 7th 1879.
Revd G R Thornton in the chair.
Miss C Gosselin Revd C J Marshall Revd R Rutland Messrs T Sheffield & J E Palmer.
Resolved that a portion only of the repairs embodied in Mr W White’s report be carried out, viz. No’s 9, 10, 11, 12, 16 (in part) 17, 18, 19, 20, 21 22, 26
Resolved that Messrs T. Sheffield, R Green, Ekins, Scales, Norris, Fisher & Smith be invited to send in tenders for the above repairs on or before July 19th.
G R Thornton
A Meeting of the Committee was held in the School Room on Monday July 21st 1879, to receive tenders for the repair of the Church.
Present. Revd G R Thornton in the chair.
Miss C Gosselin Revd R Rutland Messrs J Gripper R Sweetman & G E Palmer.
A tender from Mr Ekins was opened being the only one sent in.
It was resolved that Mr Ekins’ tender be referred to the architect (Mr White) for his approval, before being finally accepted.
George R Thornton