Richard Newport (bishop)

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Richard Newport
Bishop of London
Church Catholic
See Diocese of London
In office 1317–1318
Predecessor Gilbert Segrave
Successor Stephen Gravesend
Personal details
Died 24 August 1318

Richard Newport was a medieval Bishop of London.

Newport was elected 27 January 1317 and consecrated on 15 May 1317. He died on 24 August 1318.[1]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Fryde, et al. Handbook of British Chronology p. 258

References[edit]

  • 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
Gilbert Segrave
Bishop of London
1316–1317
Succeeded by
Stephen Gravesend