Archdeacon of Croydon

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The Archdeacon of Croydon is a senior ecclesiastical officer within the Diocese of Southwark.[1] As such he or she is responsible for the disciplinary supervision of the clergy [2] within its five rural deaneries: Croydon Addington, Croydon Central, Croydon North, Croydon South and Sutton.[3]

History[edit]

The archdeaconry was created in the Diocese of Canterbury from the Archdeaconry of Maidstone by Order in Council on 1 April 1930[4] and transferred to the Diocese of Southwark on 1 January 1985.[5] The post is currently held by Chris Skilton, since his collation on 14 April 2013.

List of archdeacons[edit]

The archdeaconry was transferred to Southwark diocese on 1 January 1985.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Diocesan web site
  2. ^ "ABCD: a basic church dictionary" Meakin, T: Norwich, Canterbury Press, 2001 ISBN 978-1-85311-420-5
  3. ^ Crockford's on line accessed Tuesday 10 April 2012 20:50GMT
  4. ^ The London Gazette: no. 33593. pp. 2046–2047. 1 April 1930. Retrieved 23 February 2013.
  5. ^ Podmore, Colin – Aspects of Anglican Identity, p84 (Google Books) (Accessed 23 February 2013)
  6. ^ "WOODS, Rt Rev. Edward Sydney". Who Was Who 1920–2008. Who's Who (December 2012 online ed.). A & C Black. Retrieved 23 February 2013. 
  7. ^ "ANDERSON, Rt Rev. William Louis". Who Was Who 1920–2008. Who's Who (December 2012 online ed.). A & C Black. Retrieved 23 February 2013. 
  8. ^ "BRADFIELD, Rt Rev. Harold William". Who Was Who 1920–2008. Who's Who (December 2012 online ed.). A & C Black. Retrieved 23 February 2013. 
  9. ^ "HARLAND, Rt. Rev Maurice Henry". Who Was Who 1920–2008. Who's Who (December 2012 online ed.). A & C Black. Retrieved 23 February 2013. 
  10. ^ "TONKS, Ven. Charles Frederick". Who Was Who 1920–2008. Who's Who (December 2012 online ed.). A & C Black. Retrieved 23 February 2013. 
  11. ^ "CLAYSON, Rev. Canon Jesse Alec Maynard". Who Was Who 1920–2008. Who's Who (December 2012 online ed.). A & C Black. Retrieved 23 February 2013. 
  12. ^ "HUGHES, Rt Rev. John Taylor". Who Was Who 1920–2008. Who's Who (December 2012 online ed.). A & C Black. Retrieved 23 February 2013. 
  13. ^ "HAZELL, Ven. Frederick Roy". Who's Who 2013. Who's Who (December 2012 online ed.). A & C Black. Retrieved 23 February 2013. 
  14. ^ "DAVIES, Ven. (Vincent) Anthony". Who's Who 2013. Who's Who (December 2012 online ed.). A & C Black. Retrieved 23 February 2013. 
  15. ^ "Church Times gazette". Church Times. 2 November 2012. p. 28. #7807. 
  16. ^ "New Archdeacons for Southwark Diocese" (Press release). The Diocese of Southwark. 16 December 2012. Retrieved 16 December 2012.