SAINT LAURENCE PAPERS Items from Ampleforth Abbey archives

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The lists of boys in the school 1803-1899 collected in the earliest volumes of the Ampleforth Journal. With some patience they can be used as a fairly reliable source: but some of the earlier lists were written from memory in the 1850's.
These lists are indexed (Ctrl+F) as is common in PDF files.

BX55-2 Log Book Diary ie before 1890 - LINK
As on the missions, the tradition of a Log Book or Diary was strong, but that of the College shows signs of stress.
Handwritten, so no index

The DIARY printed from 1890 - LINK
About 1890 the Diary started to appear in print: in five years it developed into the Ampleforth Journal (1895),
mainly under the influence of Bishop Hedley. Indexed