Anglican Bishop of Lancaster
The Anglican Bishop of Lancaster is an episcopal title used by a suffragan bishop of the Church of England Diocese of Blackburn, in the Province of York, England. The title takes its name after the traditional county town of Lancaster in Lancashire. The incumbent is Geoff Pearson.
On 16 January 2017, it was announced that Pearson is to retire "in the summer" of 2017.
List of Anglican bishops
|Anglican Bishops of Lancaster|
|1936||1954||Benjamin Pollard||Translated to Sodor and Man|
|1985||1989||Ian Harland||Translated to Carlisle|
|1990||1997||Jack Nicholls||Translated to Sheffield|
|2006||2017 (announced)||Geoff Pearson||Retiring "summer" of 2017|
- Crockford's Clerical Directory (100th ed.). London: Church House Publishing. 2007. p. 947. ISBN 978-0-7151-1030-0.
- Diocese of Blackburn — Bishop's Staff
- Diocese of Blackburn — The Anglican Bishop of Lancaster announces his retirement (Accessed 16 January 2017)
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