Cotes, Digby, Rev. (M)

Poet and Church of England clergyman. Educated at Balliol College, Oxford. Vicar in Braydon, Wiltshire, from 1860, where he was involved in building the first church. Curate of Purton, near Swinton, in Wiltshire (according to the 1866 *Clergy List* and the *Chambers’s Journal* ledger entry for his poem published on 22 June 1872). Biographical information: Wiltshire Community History <https://history.wiltshire.gov.uk/community/getchurch.php?id=1261> (29 December 2019); *The Clergy List for 1866*, George Cox, 1866, p. 79; *Chambers’s Journal* ledger (NLS Dep 341/368). (AC)

Poems associated with this person

Poem title Date Periodical Roles id #
Love’s Impotence 1872-06-22 Chambers’s Edinburgh Journal Poet 6832