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The Bishop of Berwick was an episcopal title used by a suffragan bishop of the Church of England Diocese of Durham, in the Province of York, England.[1] The title takes its name after the town of Berwick-upon-Tweed in Northumberland. Since the death of the only bishop in 1572, the title has remained in abeyance.[2]

List of the Bishops of Berwick

No. Incumbent From Until Notes
1 Thomas Sparke 1537 1571 Consecrated on 9 December 1537; died in 1572.[3]
in abeyance 1572 present

References

  1. ^ Crockford's Clerical Directory 2008/2009 (100th edition), Church House Publishing (ISBN 978-0-7151-1030-0).
  2. ^ Handbook of British Chronology, page 287. Retrieved on 9 October 2008.
  3. ^ Fryde, E. B.; Greenway, D. E.; Porter, S.; Roy, I. (1986). Handbook of British Chronology (Third Edition, revised ed.). Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. p. 287. ISBN 0-521-56350-X.  

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The Bishop of Berwick was an episcopal title used by a suffragan bishop of the Church of England Diocese of Durham, in the Province of York, England.[1] The title takes its name after the town of Berwick-upon-Tweed in Northumberland. Since the death of the only bishop in 1572, the title has remained in abeyance.[2]

List of the Bishops of Berwick

No. Incumbent From Until Notes
1 Thomas Sparke 1537 1571 Consecrated on 9 December 1537; died in 1572.[3]
in abeyance 1572 present

References

  1. ^ Crockford's Clerical Directory 2008/2009 (100th edition), Church House Publishing (ISBN 978-0-7151-1030-0).
  2. ^ Handbook of British Chronology, page 287. Retrieved on 9 October 2008.
  3. ^ Fryde, E. B.; Greenway, D. E.; Porter, S.; Roy, I. (1986). Handbook of British Chronology (Third Edition, revised ed.). Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. p. 287. ISBN 0-521-56350-X. 

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