Order of service

Object number

LDVAL 2006.32.17


January 26th, 1974


Order of service for the Civic Mass held at SS. Mary and Ethelburga's RC Church, Barking on the Sunday after ascension, 26th May 1974. With special guests The Mayor, Mrs Godfrey and the Mayor's Chaplin, the very Rev. Canon V. Hurley. From a collection of items documenting Mrs Godfrey's time as Mayor elect for London Borough of Barking for the year 1974-5. Her daughter, Hilda Bastable was her Mayoress for this term.

Physical description

Printed booklet bound in textured card with the Borough logo and event information on the front. Printed throughout in black ink. Page 1: The Penitential Rite. Page 2: The liturgy of the word and readings by Mr S. Watson Barker, Barking Town Clerk, by the Mayor Mrs C.S.M. Godfrey, J.P., and by The Right Rev. Patrick, Casey, Bishop of Brentwood. Pages 3: Sermon and The Creed. Page 4: The prayer of the faithful, The liturgy of the Eucharist, The Eucharistic prayer. Page 5: Acclamation and Rite of Communion. Page 6: Concluding rite and Dismissal.




Order of service


Whole length: 226mm
width: 143mm

Collection type


Alternative reference

Entry Number 1670/17 (2006-12-15)

Looking for records

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DateJanuary 26th, 1974
InstitutionValence House Museum
TypeOrder of service
Collection typeEphemera