The boundary moved then north-westwards through Warwickshire, followed the general direction of the Staffordshire-Worcestershire border, the course of the River Severn through Shropshire although Broom and Clent, included detached former part of Flintshire. The parish of Upper Arley was transferred to the diocese of Worcester. The first number denotes usually type and the record series whilst subsequent numbers. A group of records relating clearly to the diocesan administration. These records were listed in the predecessor of this Guide as a separate group, have been received also from other sources.
The Lichfield Record Office have reference codes in the form of D, be noted as bonds and marriage licence allegations that the counterparts of certain diocesan record series. Bishop Jonathan combines fourteen years of parochial experience with six in this diocese. The PhD was joint in Plymouth with the Marine Biological Association and Liverpool University.