Watkins, S. Cornish, Rev. (M)

b. 1871. Nationality: English.
Clergyman and poet. Born in Ottery Saint Mary, Devon. Educated at Keble College, Oxford, and Truro Theological College. Ordained a priest in 1895. *Chambers’s Journal* ledger entries list his address as The Hostel, Truro (poem published 23 June 1894; NLS Dep 341/371), Kentchurch Rectory, Hereford (18 August 1894; NLS Dep 341/371), and Duloe, R. S. O., Cornwall (18 January 1896; NLS Dep 341/371). Additional biographical information: *Good Words*, Prize Coronation Ode Number, vol. 43, July 1902, p. ix. (SCM, AC, CC)

Poems associated with this person

Total poems: 7
Poem title Date Periodical Roles id #
A June Madrigal 1894-06-23 Chambers’s Edinburgh Journal Poet 13354
Curfew-Tide 1894-08-18 Chambers’s Edinburgh Journal Poet 13362
The Last Swallow 1894-10 Atalanta Poet 2318
“De Profundis” 1894-10 The Yellow Book Poet 787
Under Grey Skies 1895-10 The Yellow Book Poet 826
After Long Months 1896-01-18 Chambers’s Edinburgh Journal Poet 12741
A Song in Late Autumn 1896-10-31 Chambers’s Edinburgh Journal Poet 12783