Richard Kellaw

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Richard Kellaw
Bishop of Durham
Church Catholic
See Diocese of Durham
In office 1311–1316
Predecessor Antony Beck
Successor Lewis de Beaumont
Personal details
Died 9 October 1316

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