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Data for financial year ending 31 December 2018

The Francis Bacon Society Incorporated

  • Income

    £7.9K

  • Spending

    £9.6K

  • Status

    Up-to-date

Charity no. 209426 Company no. 00078368

Contact details

Public address

  • 24, Chiswell Street, EC1Y 4YX

Aims & activities

The society has been established to encourage for the benefit of the public, the study of the works of Sir Francis Bacon, his character and his life, to encourage the general study of the evidence in favour of Sir Francis Bacon's authorship of the plays commonly ascribed to Shakespeare and to investigate his connection with other works of the Elizabethan period.

What the charity does

  • Arts/culture/heritage/science

Who the charity helps

  • The general public/mankind

How the charity works

  • Provides advocacy/advice/information
  • Sponsors or undertakes research
Financial history
Compliance history

Charitable objects

TO ENCOURAGE FOR THE BENEFIT OF THE PUBLIC THE STUDY OF THE WORKS OF FRANCIS BACON AS PHILOSOPHER, LAWYER, STATESMEN AND POET; ALSO HIS CHARACTER, GENIUS AND LIFE; HIS INFLUENCE ON HIS OWN AND SUCCEEDING TIMES, AND THE TENDENCIES AND RESULTS OF HIS WRITINGS. (2) TO ENCOURAGE FOR THE BENEFIT OF THE PUBLIC THE GENERAL STUDY OF THE EVIDENCE IN FAVOUR OF FRANCIS BACON'S AUTHORSHIP OF THE PLAYS COMMONLY ASCRIBED TO SHAKESPEARE AND TO INVESTIGATE HIS CONNECTION WITH OTHER WORKS OF THE ELIZABETHAN PERIOD

Governing document

MEMORANDUM DATED 20 AUGUST 1903 AND ARTICLES OF ASSOCIATION DATED 22 JUNE 1950 AND SPECIAL RESOLUTIONS OF 11 MARCH 1952, 11 MARCH 1953, 9 JANUARY 1963 AND 28 MAY 1965 AND 14TH JULY 1999.

Organisation type

Standard registration

Policies

Investment
Volunteer management
  • 8 Trustees
  • 0 Volunteers

Trustee board

Trustee Other trusteeships Charity status
Joan Elizabeth Fraser Star Action Up-to-date
Edmund Nicholas Young None on record
Susan Jane Mcilroy None on record
Sylvia Ezen The Research Into Lost Knowledge Organisation Trust Up-to-date
Susanjane Mcilroy (Chair) None on record
Karen Lennon None on record
Briony Rawle None on record
Gefry Horrabbin None on record

Areas of operation

List of regions

  • Throughout England And Wales