Was born 28th November 1897 in the village of Rushlake Green, E. Sussex, and passed away 4th March 1978 aged 80. He first preached in 1920 when he was 23 years old and commenced his pastorate at Forest Fold Chapel, Crowborough (East Sussex) in 1924. He remained pastor there for 54 years. The Heritage Sermons collection includes his Jubilee services (search under Delves, Stanley, or Crowborough) and also a series of six sermons he preached from Colossians chapter 1. After his death an extensive biography was published in a book entitled “Preaching Peace” by Dr P M Rowell.