Born: Oc­to­ber 20, 1850, Eg­lo­shayle vi­car­age, Corn­wall.

Died: Oc­to­ber 24, 1900, Strand, Lon­don, Eng­land.

Buried: His ash­es were in­terred at both Eg­lo­shayle Church, Corn­wall, and St. Ni­cho­las, Cole-Ab­bey, Lon­don.



Henry was the son of Rev. Ed­ward Stark­ie Shut­tle­worth.

He was ed­u­cat­ed at St. Ma­ry’s Hall, Ox­ford (BA 1873, MA 1876).

Ordained a dea­con in 1873 and priest in 1873, he was chap­lain at Christ Church, Ox­ford; Mi­nor Ca­non of St. Paul’s; and rector of St. Ni­cho­las, Cole-Abbey, Lond­on, 1883.

He was al­so Pro­fess­or of Pas­tor­al and Li­tur­gi­cal The­o­lo­gy, and Lec­tur­er in Ec­cle­si­as­ti­cal His­to­ry and Eng­lish Li­ter­a­ture, and in the New Test­a­ment, at King’s Col­lege, Lon­don.


He com­piled a small Ap­pen­dix to Church Hymns, for use in St. Ni­cho­las’ Church, in which se­ver­al of his own hymns ap­peared. His oth­er works in­clude: