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The Presbyterian Historical Society Of Ireland

  • Income

    £35.8K

  • Spending

    £28.9K

  • Status

    Up-to-date

Charity no. 101056 Date registered. 02/12/2014

Public benefits

The direct benefits which flow from the purpose of PHSI include the gaining of improved knowledge of the history of the Churches of the Presbyterian Order through receiving relevant historical information.Benefits are evidenced through feedback from the general public who visit PHSI premises and website, attend lectures and field trips and purchase

PHSI publications.There is no known harm arising from the purpose of PHSI.The main beneficiaries of PHSI are the general public.There is no private benefit flowing from the Society's purpose.

What your organisation does

The Society is responsible for planning and carrying out the following activities: - collection and preservation of all manuscripts, portraits and other objects of historical interest relating to the Presbyterian Churches; - accessioning and cataloguing printed and archival material and artefacts into the Society's collections; - production of

publications; - assisting researchers in person, by telephone and by e-mail - on-going publicity of the Society's work in the press and increase of the membership of the Society; - adding content to the Society's website; and - arranging lectures, meetings, visits and other events pertaining to the objects of the Society.

The charity’s classifications

  • The advancement of education

Who the charity helps

  • General public

How the charity works

  • Advice/advocacy/information
  • Cultural
  • Education/training
  • Heritage/historical

Charity accounts & reports for financial year end 31 December 2017

Independent examiners report Charity accounts Trustee annual report

Charity accounts & reports for financial year end 31 December 2016

Independent examiners report Charity accounts Trustee annual report

Charity accounts & reports for financial year end 31 December 2015

Independent examiners report Charity accounts Trustee annual report

Charitable purposes

The object of the Society is to advance public education in the history of the Churches of the Presbyterian Order in Ireland by various means, including the collection and preservation of historic materials of such Churches.

Governing document

Constitution

Other name

  • 35 Trustees
  • 1 Employees
  • 6 Volunteers

Contact details

Public address

  • Mr Derek W Alexander, 26 College Green, Belfast, BT7 1LN

Trustee board

Trustee
Rev Prof William Addley
Mr Derek W Alexander
Rev Douglas Armstrong
Mrs Carrie Barkley
Very Rev. Dr. Michael Barry
Very Rev Dr Godfrey Brown
Rev. Dr. Harold Cunningham
Very Rev Dr John Dunlop
Mr John Erskine
Rev Peter Gamble
Mr George Gillespie
Mr Mervyn Gilmour
Rev. Trevor Gribben
Rev William Haslett
Rev Brian Kennaway
Professor Laurence Samuel Kirkpatrick
Rev. Jack Lamb
Very Rev Dr John Lockington
Mr Robert Lyons
Rev. Robert Mccollum
Mr Leslie Mckeague
Mr James Moffett
Rev. Dr. John Nelson
Very Rev Dr Donald Patton
Dr William Roulston
Rev. Ivor Smith
Rev. Dr. David Steers
Miss Mary Stewart
Rev James Stothers
Rev. Dr. Robert Tosh
Dr Colin Walker
Rev. Derek Weir
Rev Scott William Moore
Rev Scott Woodburn
Rev Dr James Noble Irvine Mcneely

Areas of operation

List of regions

  • In Ireland
  • In Northern Ireland
  • In The Uk
  • Australia
  • Canada
  • New Zealand
  • Republic Of Ireland
  • United States Of America