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Beeching, Very Rev. Henry Charleslocked

DD, Hon. DLitt Durham

Born 15 May 1859; 2nd s of late James P. G. Beeching, of Bexhill, Sussex, and Harriet Skaife; m 1891, Mary, e d of late Rev. A. J. Plow; three d; died 25 Feb. 1919

Dean of Norwich since 1911; Canon of Westminster Abbey, 1902–11; Preacher to the Hon. Society of Lincoln’s Inn, 1904–12; Examining Chaplain to the Bishop of Carlisle, 1905–11


City of London School; Balliol College, Oxford (Classical Exhibitioner)


Curate of Mossley Hill Church, Liverpool, 1882–85; Rector of Yattendon, Berks, 1885–1900; Oxford Sacred Poem, 1896; Select Preacher Oxford University, 1896–97, 1912–13; Cambridge, 1903–091912; Dublin, 1905; Clark Lecturer at Trinity Coll., Camb., 1900; Prof. of Pastoral Theology, King’s Coll. London, 1900–03; Chaplain of Lincoln’s Inn, 1900–03


Faith (eleven sermons with a Preface), 1892; Seven Sermons to Schoolboys, 1894; In a Garden, and other poems, 1895; Pages from a Private Diary, 1898; Conferences on Books and Men, 1900; Two Lectures on Poetry; Inns of Court Sermons, 1901; Religio Laici, 1902; The Apostles’ Creed; The Grace of Episcopacy, 1906; Provincial Letters; Lectures on the Atonement, 1907; Lectures on the Doctrine of Sacraments, 1908; Francis Atterbury, 1909; Revision of the Prayer Book, 1910; Inspiration, 1914; The Library of the Cathedral Church of Norwich, 1915; Editor of A Paradise of English Poetry, 1892; Lyra Sacra, 1894; Milton’s Poetical Works, 1900; Shakespeare’s Sonnets, 1904; Ainger’s Lectures and Sermons, 1906; Essays and Studies by Members of the English Association, vol ii, 1911; Herbert’s Country Parson, Vaughan’s Poems, Tennyson’s In Memoriam, Shakespeare’s Julius Cæsar, Poems of Daniel and Drayton, Lyra Apostolica, etc




The Deanery, Norwich

1090 Norwich