Bishop of Birkenhead

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The Bishop of Birkenhead is an episcopal title used by a suffragan bishop of the Church of England Diocese of Chester, in the Province of York, England.[1] The title takes its name after Birkenhead, a town located on the Wirral Peninsula.

List of bishops[edit]

Bishops of Birkenhead
From Until Incumbent Notes
1965 1973 Eric Mercer (1917–2003). Translated to Exeter
1974 1992 Ronald Brown (b. 1921)
1993 1999 Michael Langrish (b. 1946). Translated to Exeter
2000 2007 David Urquhart (b. 1952) Translated to Birmingham
2007 present Keith Sinclair (b. 1952)


  1. ^ a b Crockford's Clerical Directory (100th ed.). London: Church House Publishing. 2007. p. 945. ISBN 978-0-7151-1030-0.

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