Timeline

Elizabeth I

1558 - 1603


James I

1603 - 1625

Charles I

1625 - 1649


1558
In 1558 the chapel is referred to as the free chapel of St Blaze with the parish of Brading.

In 1570 clerk Richard Cook was instituted to the Parish Church of Bonchurch and Shanklin.




Charles II

1660 - 1685

1649 - 1660 THE COMMONWEALTH
The dissolution of the monasteries, the Civil War, the Protectorate and the Restoration had only incidental effects on the Shanklin Chapel, although the arrival of the Silksted chest may have been a result of the Civil War.

Tradition says that Charles I, whilst a prisoner in Carisbrooke Castle was allowed to ride under escort to visit the chapel where he received communion in the church porch.


TUDORS AND STUARTS:    1558 - 1714

James II

1685 - 1688

William III & Mary II

1688 - 1702 & 1694

Anne

1702 - 1714




Normans & Plantagenets

Plantagenets,
Tudors & Stuarts

Tudors & Stuarts

House of Hanover

House of Windsor

1604
In 1604 the next presentation was to the Rectory of Bonchurch with the chapel of Shanklin.

1611 
The Authorised Version of the Bible was published.

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