Tom Baker (priest)

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Thomas George Adames "Tom" Baker (22 December 1920 – 25 September 2000) was an Anglican priest in the second half of the 20th century.


Baker was born in Southampton.[1][2][3] He was educated at King Edward VI School, Southampton and Exeter College, Oxford[4] and ordained in 1945. His first post was as a curate at All Saints, King's Heath[5] after which he was Vicar of St James, Edgbaston.[6] He was then Sub-Warden of Lincoln Theological College[7] then Principal of Wells Theological College.[3] In 1971 he became Archdeacon of Bath and four years later was appointed to the deanery of Worcester Cathedral where he served until 1986.

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Church of England titles
Preceded by
Eric Waldram Kemp
Dean of Worcester
1975 – 1986
Succeeded by
Robert Martin Colquhoun Jeffery