Bosel

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Bosel
Bishop of Worcester
Church Christian
Appointed 680
Term ended 691
Predecessor new foundation
Successor Oftfor
Orders
Consecration 680
Personal details
Died after 691

Bosel was a medieval Bishop of Worcester.

Bosel was consecrated bishop in 680.[1] Around 685, Bosel founded the Royal Grammar School Worcester, which is the oldest school of its type in the United Kingdom.[citation needed] He was also the head of Worcester Cathedral when it was founded.

Bosel resigned the see in 691 and died sometime after that date.[1]

Citations[edit]

  1. ^ a b Fryde, et al. Handbook of British Chronology p. 223

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. 

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Christian titles
New creation Bishop of Worcester
680–691
Succeeded by
Oftfor