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The journal of William Dowsing

iconoclasm in East Anglia during the English Civil War

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Published by Ecclesiological Society [with] Boydell Press in Woodbridge .
Written in

    Places:
  • Great Britain,
  • England,
  • East Anglia
    • Subjects:
    • Dowsing, William, 1596?-1679? -- Diaries.,
    • Puritans -- England -- East Anglia -- History -- 17th century.,
    • Iconoclasm -- England -- History -- 17th century.,
    • Great Britain -- History -- Civil War, 1642-1649 -- Personal narratives.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [503]-520) and indexes.

      Statementedited by Trevor Cooper.
      GenreDiaries.
      ContributionsCooper, Trevor., Ecclesiological Society.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBR757 .J68 2001
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxiii, 551 p., [64] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages551
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3965714M
      ISBN 100851158331
      LC Control Number2001270643
      OCLC/WorldCa45766396

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Excerpt from The Journal of William Dowsing, of Stratford, Parliamentary Visitor Of the orig1 nal Manuscript of the 'journal' nothing is known, further than the fact that it was sold in the yeartogether with the library of Samuel Dowsing, a son of William Dowsing, to Mr.

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William Dowsing (–) was an English puritan, notable as an iconoclast during the English Civil War. William Dowsing was born in Laxfield, August Edward Montagu, 2nd Earl of Manchester appointed Dowsing provost-marshal of the armies of the Eastern Association (Cambridgeshire, Essex, Suffolk, Norfolk, Hertfordshire, Huntingdonshire and Lincolnshire).

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Skip to main content. This banner text The journal of William Dowsing by William Dowsing, Charles Harold Evelyn White Book from the collections of University of Wisconsin - Madison Language English. Book digitized by Google and uploaded to the Internet Archive by. The Journal of William Dowsing March 1 colour, 79 black and white, 49 line illustrations pages x cm ISBN: Format: Hardback Boydell Press.

As historian John Morrill detailed in the critical edition of the journal, Dowsing almost uniformly annotated his books with his hologram, purchase date and price, and the dates he read and marked the book.

Dowsing’s marks are evidence that he used, rather than simply perused, his books. In a sentiment familiar to many who read this blog. During the Civil War, in late andthe Suffolk puritan William Dowsing visited some hundred parish churches in Cambridgeshire, and about a hundred and fifty in Suffolk, smashing stained glass and other 'superstitious' imagery, ripping up monumental brass inscriptions, destroying altar rails and steps, and pulling down crucifixes and crosses.

He dealt equally vigorously with the. The Journal of William Dowsing by C H Evelyn White,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. The Journal of William Dowsing: C H Evelyn White: We use cookies to give you the best possible experience.

Buy The Journal of William Dowsing - Iconoclasm in East Anglia during the English Civil War by Trevor Cooper from Waterstones today. Click and Collect from your local Waterstones or get FREE UK delivery on orders over £Pages: William Dowsing's actions in left a trail of destruction that casual students of history see only as vandalism.

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William Dowsing () occupies a special place in this later chapter in the history of iconoclasm in England, not simply for what he did but for the unique record of it which he left behind.

His journal has long been known to historians and portions of it were published in editions which appeared in, and The journal of William Dowsing: iconoclasm in East Anglia during the English Civil War. Book Author(s) Trevor Cooper, Ecclesiological Society Date Publisher Boydell Pub place Woodbridge ISBN ISBNPreview.

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&X.t.Z.a. Journal of the Society for Psychical Research [Vol. 51, No. baptised their rods along with a child so that they might address the rods by a Christian name. Today the U.S. Geological Survey asserts that dowsing does not deserve further study (Water Dowsing, ): it claims to have reviewed.

In January the bailiffs of Eye reported to the council that one ‘William Dowsing, gent., an inhabitant,’ refused to take in an apprentice as directed in the book of orders (Cal.

State Papers, Dom. –4, p. When the struggle between king and commons began, the family sympathy went clearly with the latter.

John Morrill, the author of this chapter, seeks both to find new ways of analysing William Dowsing's journal and to reconstruct something of the social milieu and mental world of a stolid fanatic.

He describes William as being important enough to rate entry in the Dictionary of National Biography; the journals he kept of his official visits in –4 to the churches of Cambridgeshire and. In January the bailiffs of Eye reported one “William Dowsing, gent., an inhabitant” refused to take in an apprentice as directed in King Charles’ The Book of Orders 1 and when civil war broke out, his eldest brother, Simon, is mentioned as lending £10 “for the defence of the parliament”.

More importantly, considering his future. the journal of william dowsing. iconoclasm in east anglia during the english civil war. woodbridge: boydell press XXIV, p.

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Dowsing (): A Reformation Tract Volume Reassembled Dunstan Roberts This article identifies several volumes from the library of the seventeenth-century puritan William Dowsing (). Dowsing is primarily known for the campaign of iconoclasm which he conducted in East Anglia between late and and for the journal in which heFile Size: KB.

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William Dowsing here, as in the recent edition of his journal, is almost larger than life. So are some of the moderates of the time--men like John Bond, Master of the Savoy in London, and Colonel Anthony Martyn, who barred the doors of Ewelme church in Oxfordshire to save its brasses.

The Uses of Dowsing. At this point I will list a sampling of dowsing uses culled from the principal U.S. periodical, The American Dowser.[9] Anyone who reads this list and still believes dowsing is a scientific practice rather than a psychic ability has more faith in science than is safe.

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\, Some Thoughts on Dowsing. The Journal of William Dowsing: Iconoclasm in East Anglia pdf the English Civil War (Woodbridge, ), pp. 1–28 ‘The house of Stuart (–)’, in Ormrod, W.

M., ed., The Kings and Queens of England (Stroud, ), pp. –william dowsing Description: Journal of William Dowsing (), the iconoclast, 6 Jan. /4 to 1 Oct.

; transcribed, with other material, c. (see pp. 34, 35).The Ebook Junction data page for. BIOGRAPHICAL SUMMARY Dowsing was born in Laxfield, Suffolk, and when middle-aged was commissioned by the Earl of Manchester to carry out a Parliamentary Ordinance which stated that 'all monuments of superstition .