Francis Pott studied at Brasenose College, Oxford, where he graduated B.A. in 1854, and M.A. in 1857. He was ordained Deacon in 1856, and Priest in 1857. He was Curate of Bishopsworth, Bristol, 1856; of Ardingley, Sussex, 1858; was appointed to Ticehurst in 1861; and is now incumbent of Northill, Bedfordshire. Mr. Pott has made many acceptable translations, and has edited "Hymns Fitted to the Order of Common Prayer, etc.;" a compilation of real merit.
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Display Title: The Shepherd Now Was SmittenFirst Line: The Shepherd now was smittenTune Title: VULPIUSAuthor: Guillaume de la Brunetière; Francis PottMeter: CMSource: Cluniac Breviary, 1686, p. 914; Translation in Hymns Fitted to the Order of Common Prayer, 1861, & the compilers of Hymns Ancient and Modern