Richard Kellaw

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Richard Kellaw
Bishop of Durham
Elected 31 March 1311
Term ended 9 October 1316
Predecessor Antony Beck
Successor Lewis de Beaumont
Consecration 30 May 1311
Personal details
Died 9 October 1316
Buried chapter house in Durham Cathedral
Denomination Catholic

Richard Kellaw (died 1316) was Bishop of Durham. He was elected on 31 March 1311, and was consecrated on 30 May 1311. He died on 9 October 1316.[1] In the 19th century, a grave identified as his was excavated in the Durham Cathedral Chapter House.[2]


  1. ^ Fryde, et al. Handbook of British Chronology p. 242
  2. ^ Carver "Early Medieval Durham" Medieval Art and Architecture at Durham Cathedral p. 13


  • Carver, M. O. H. (1980). "Early Medieval Durham: the Archaeological Evidence". Medieval Art and Architecture at Durham Cathedral. British Archaeological Association Conference Transactions for the year 1977. Leeds, UK: British Archaeological Association. pp. 11–19. OCLC 13464190.
  • 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.
Catholic Church titles
Preceded by
Antony Bek
Bishop of Durham
Succeeded by
Lewis de Beaumont

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