Books on Hertfordshire

Cheshunt College

The Early Years

A Selection of Records

Edited by Edwin Welch

Hertfordshire Record Society

Published 1990 (ISBN 0 9510728 5 4)

The College was founded at Trevecca, near Brecon, in 1768, to provide training for evangelical ministers of all Protestant denominations. In 1791 it was taken over by the Apostolic Society and moved to Cheshunt in Hertfordshire. The volume details the problems of re-location, local hostilities encountered and the difficulties of raising income to maintain the students.

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