diocese of Peterborough

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FLACK, John Robert (born 1942), an Honorary Assistant Bishop: Diocese of Peterborough, since 2003; Diocese in Europe, since 2004; Diocese of Ely, since 2013

TOWNLEY, George Frederick (1891 - 1977), an Assistant Bishop, Diocese of Peterborough, since 1970

AYLEN, Charles Arthur William (1882 - 1972), Assistant Bishop in Diocese of Peterborough, 1950–63

GRAHAM-CAMPBELL, Archibald Rollo (1903 - 1978), Assistant Bishop, Diocese of Peterborough, since 1965

KEMPE, Alfred Bray (1849 - 1922), Chancellor, Diocese of London, since 1912; also Chancellor of the Dioceses of Southwell, St Albans, Peterborough, Chichester, and Chelmsford; Bencher of Inner Temple, 1909

BOWERS, Percy Harris (1856 - 1922), Archdeacon of Loughborough since 1921; Warden of the Mission Clergy of the Diocese of Peterborough

SYERS, Henry S. (1838 - 1915), Hon. Canon of Peterborough Cathedral; late Vicar of St Saviour’s, Paddington, Diocese of London

CUNDY, Ian Patrick Martyn (1945 - 2009), Bishop of Peterborough, since 1996; Assistant Bishop, Diocese of Ely, since 2004

MARSHALL, Guy (1909 - 1978), Vicar of Blakesley with Adstone and Hon. Assistant Bishop, Diocese of Peterborough, since 1974

FRANKLIN, William Alfred (1916 - 1998), Assistant Bishop (full time), Diocese of Peterborough, and Hon. Canon of the Cathedral, 1978–86, Canon Emeritus since 1986

ROBERTS, Robert Edwin (1878 - 1940), Hon. CF; Rector of Ashwell, Oakham, since 1923; Canon of Peterborough since 1937; Rural Dean of Rutland First Deanery, 1929; Proctor in Convocation for the Diocese of Peterborough, 1929

BOUCHER, Charles Estcourt (1856 - 1940), Hon. Canon of Peterborough 1912–37, Canon Emeritus since 1937; Rector of Frolesworth, Lutterworth, and Master of Chief Baron Smith’s Almshouses, 1886–1923; Proctor in Convocation for Diocese of Peterborough 1917–22

ROUTLEDGE, (Kenneth) Graham (1927 - 1989), Canon Residentiary and Treasurer of St Paul’s Cathedral, since 1982; Chancellor, Diocese of Ely since 1973, of Peterborough since 1976, and of Lichfield since 1976


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The see, now comprising Northamptonshire and parts of Cambridgeshire and Leicestershire, was founded by Henry VIII in 1541 out of the Lincoln diocese. The cathedral was built between 1118 and 1237 as the Benedictine abbey church. Catherine of Aragon was buried there.

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