Bishop of Warrington
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The Bishop of Warrington is an episcopal title used by a suffragan bishop of the Church of England Diocese of Liverpool, in the Province of York, England. The title takes its name after the town of Warrington in Cheshire.
List of bishops of Warrington
|Bishops of Warrington|
|1918||1920||Linton Smith||(1869–1950). Translated to Hereford on 5 October 1920.|
|1946||1960||Charles Claxton||(1903–1992). Translated to Blackburn on 18 July 1960.|
|1960||1969||Lawrence Brown||(1907–1994). Translated to Birmingham on 9 December 1969.|
|1970||1975||John Bickersteth||(b. 1921). Translated to Bath and Wells on 12 December 1975.|
|1976||1996||Michael Henshall||(b. 1928)|
|1996||2000||John Packer||(b. 1946). Consecrated in November 1996 at York Minster and installed at Liverpool Cathedral on 21 November 1996; translated to Ripon and Leeds|
|2000||2009||David Jennings||(b. 1944). Nominated on 11 July 2000; Resigned on 30 September 2009.|
|2009||present||Richard Blackburn||(b. 1952) Formerly Archdeacon of Sheffield and Rotherham|
- Crockford's Clerical Directory (100th ed.). London: Church House Publishing. 2007. p. 949. ISBN 978-0-7151-1030-0.
- Fryde et al. 1986, Handbook of British Chronology, p. 252.
- Fryde et al. 1986, Handbook of British Chronology, p. 230.
- Bishop Ordained. Retrieved on 28 August 2009.
- Suffragan See of Warrington. Number10. Dated 11 July 2000.
- Suffragan See of Warrington. Number10. Dated 27 August 2009.
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