Richard Gravesend

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Richard Gravesend
Bishop of London
Elected about 7 May 1280
Installed 1 October 1280
Term ended 9 December 1303
Predecessor Fulke Lovell
Successor Ralph Baldock
Other posts Prebendary of Totenhall
Orders
Consecration 11 August 1280
Personal details
Died 9 December 1303
Denomination Catholic

Richard Gravesend (died 1303) was a medieval Bishop of London.

Life

Gravesend held the prebend of Totenhall in the diocese of London.[1] He may have been Archdeacon of Essex and possibly Archdeacon of Northampton, but the identifications are not secure.[2]

Gravesend was elected about 7 May 1280 and consecrated on 11 August 1280.[3] He was enthroned in London on 1 October 1280.[1]

Gravesend died on 9 December 1303.[3]

Citations

  1. ^ a b Greenway Fasti Ecclesiae Anglicanae 1066-1300: Volume 1, St. Paul's, London: Bishops
  2. ^ Greenway Fasti Ecclesiae Anglicanae 1066-1300: Volume 1, St. Paul's, London: Archdeacons: Essex
  3. ^ a b Fryde, et al. Handbook of British Chronology p. 258

References

  • Fryde, E. B.; Greenway, D. E.; Porter, S.; Roy, I. (1996). Handbook of British Chronology (Third revised ed.). Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. ISBN 0-521-56350-X. 
  • Greenway, Diana E. (1968). Fasti Ecclesiae Anglicanae 1066-1300: Volume 1, St. Paul's, London: Archdeacons: Essex. Institute of Historical Research. Retrieved 29 October 2007. 
  • Greenway, Diana E. (1968). Fasti Ecclesiae Anglicanae 1066-1300: Volume 1, St. Paul's, London: Bishops. Institute of Historical Research. Retrieved 29 October 2007. 
Catholic Church titles
Preceded by
Fulke Lovell
Bishop of London
1280–1303
Succeeded by
Ralph Baldock
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