Anthony Watson (bishop)
Anthony Watson (died 1605) was an English bishop.
He was rector of Cheam from 1581, presented by John Lumley, 1st Baron Lumley. He continued to reside there for the rest of his life. At that point Nonsuch Palace belonged to Lumley, and Watson wrote a significant Latin description of it, from the 1580s, and surviving in manuscript. In 1592 Lumley presented him as rector of Storrington.
- "Watson, Anthony (WT567A)". A Cambridge Alumni Database. University of Cambridge.
- Magnificae at plane regiae domus quae vulgo vocatur Nonesuch brevis et vera descriptio, published Garden Hist, 27(1), 1999, 168–178, ISSN 0307-1243.
- Dictionary of National Biography, article Watson, Anthony.
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