Bishop of Bath and Wells
The Bishop of Bath and Wells heads the Church of England Diocese of Bath and Wells in the Province of Canterbury in England.The present diocese covers the vast majority of the (ceremonial) county of S...
Polydore Vergil
Polidoro Virgili, commonly Latinised as Polydorus Vergilius, or anglicised as Polydore Vergil (or Virgil), and often known as Polydore Vergil of Urbino (c. 1470 – 18 April 1555) was an Italian humanis...
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William Barlow (bishop of Chichester)
William Barlow (Barlowe; alias Finch) (died 1568) was an English Augustinian prior turned bishop of four dioceses, a complex figure of the Protestant Reformation. Aspects of his life await scholarly c...
Thomas Ken
Thomas Ken (July 1637 – 19 March 1711) was an English cleric who was considered the most eminent of the English non-juring bishops, and one of the fathers of modern English hymnology.
Ken was born...
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Edward Willes
Edward Willes may refer to:
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Wynne Willson
St John Basil Wynne Willson was an Anglican bishop in the first half of the 20th century. He was the Bishop of Bath and Wells from 1921 to 1937.He was born on 28 August 1868 and educated at Cheltenham...
Harold Bradfield
Harold William Bradfield, DD, FKC, BD (20 September 1898 – 1 May 1960) was an Anglican clergyman who served as Bishop of Bath and Wells from 1946 to 1960.He was educated at Alleyn's School and K...
Robert Stillington
Robert Stillington (1420 – May 1491) was Bishop of Bath and Wells (1465–1491) and a courtier under Edward IV of England. He twice served as Edward's Lord Chancellor and in 1483, he was instrument...
Robert Creighton
Robert Creighton or Crichton (1593–1672) was a Scottish royalist churchman who became Bishop of Bath and Wells.
He was son of Thomas Creighton and Margaret Stuart, who claimed kinship with the anc...
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John Stafford (bishop)
John Stafford (died 25 May 1452) was an English statesman and Archbishop of Canterbury.
Stafford was the illegitimate son of a Wiltshire squire, and required papal permission before he became the ...
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William Knight (bishop)
William Knight (1475/6 – 1547) was the Secretary of State to Henry VIII of England, and Bishop of Bath and Wells.Knight was sent to Rome in 1527 to try to get Henry's marriage to Catherine of Ara...
William Wand
John William Charles Wand KCVO PC (25 January 1885 – 16 August 1977) was an English Anglican bishop. He was the Archbishop of Brisbane in Australia before returning to England to become the Bishop o...
Partis College, Bath
Partis College on Newbridge Hill, Bath, Somerset, England, was built as large block of almshouses between 1825 and 1827. It has been designated as a Grade I listed building.It was founded by Ann and F...
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Robert Burnell
Robert Burnell (sometimes Robert Burnel) (circa 1239 – 25 October 1292) was an English bishop who served as Lord Chancellor of England from 1274 to 1292. A native of Shropshire, he served as a mi...
Oliver King
Oliver King (c. 1432 – 29 August 1503) was a Bishop of Exeter and Bishop of Bath and Wells who restored Bath Abbey after 1500.
Educated at Eton, where he was a king's scholar, and King's College, ...
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John of Tours
John of Tours or John de Villula (died 1122) was a medieval Bishop of Wells in England who moved the diocese seat to Bath. He was a native of Tours and was King William I of England's doctor befo...
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Gilbert Bourne
Gilbert Bourne (date of birth unknown; d. 10 September 1569 at Silverton, Devon) was the last Roman Catholic Bishop of Bath and Wells, England.
Bourne was son of Philip Bourne, of Worcestershire. ...
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Richard Foxe
Richard Foxe (sometimes Richard Fox) (c. 1448 – 5 October 1528) was an English churchman, successively Bishop of Exeter, Bath and Wells, Durham, and Winchester, Lord Privy Seal, and founder of Corpus ...
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Ralph Ergham
Ralph Ergham (or Erghum; died 1400) was the English bishop of Salisbury from 1375 to 1388, and then bishop of Bath and Wells from 1388 to 1400.Ergham was Chancellor of John of Gaunt, Duke of Lancaster...
Jocelin of Wells
Jocelin of Wells, also known as Jocelinus Thoteman or Jocelin Troteman, (died 19 November 1242) was a medieval Bishop of Bath (and Glastonbury). He was the brother of Hugh de Wells, who became Bishop ...
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Wells Cathedral
Wells Cathedral is a Church of England place of worship in Wells, Somerset, dedicated to St Andrew the Apostle, and is the seat of the Bishop of Bath and Wells. As with other cathedrals, it is the mot...
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George Hooper
George Hooper (18 November 1640 – 6 September 1727) was a learned and influential English High church cleric of the late seventeenth and early eighteenth centuries. He served as bishop of the Welsh d...
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St Thomas à Becket Church, Widcombe
St Thomas à Becket Church is a parish church of Widcombe in Bath, Somerset southwest England, and is one of a number of churches named after Thomas Becket. It is a Grade II* listed building.The church...
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Thomas Wolsey
Thomas Wolsey (c. March 1473 – 29 November 1530; sometimes spelled Woolsey) was an English political figure and cardinal of the Roman Catholic Church. When Henry VIII became King of England in 1509, W...
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Echoes of Service
Echoes of Service is a missionary support agency founded in 1872 based in Bath, England. Their main purpose is to serve missionaries around the world, and those commended from Christian Brethren assem...
St Mary the Virgin, Bathwick
The Church of St Mary the Virgin is located on Church Street (not Raby Place as Pevsner mentions, although the two are the same street) in Bathwick section of Bath, Somerset, England. The church is An...
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Christ Church, Bath
Christ Church, Bath is a proprietary chapel on Julian Road, Bath, England.
The church was founded by socially concerned clergy and lay people for those excluded from worship through the system of ...
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Locksbrook Cemetery
Locksbrook Cemetery is a municipal cemetery located in Lower Weston, Bath, England. It was opened in 1864 as Walcot Cemetery, and occupies 12 acres (4.9 ha). The cemetery was closed for general u...
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