David Bartleet

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David Henry Bartleet (11 April 1929 – 1 November 2002) was a British Anglican bishop. From 1982 to 1993, he was the fourth Bishop of Tonbridge, a suffragan bishop in the Diocese of Rochester.[1]

He was born on 11 April 1929 and educated at St Edward's School, Oxford.[2] and St Peter's Hall [3] Ordained in 1957 after a period of study at Westcott House, Cambridge he began his ordained ministry with a curacy at St Mary-le-Tower, Ipswich.[4] From here he became the vicar of Edenbridge and then Bromley before being ordained to the episcopate in 1982, serving eventually for eleven years. He died on 1 November 2002.


  1. ^ The Times, 27 April 1982; pg. 14; Issue 61218; col E New Bishop of Tonbridge.
  2. ^ Who’s Who London, A & C Black,1992 ISBN 0-7136-3514-2
  3. ^ Debrett's People of Today: Ed Ellis,P 1992, London, Debtrett's ISBN 1-870520-09-2
  4. ^ Details of church
Church of England titles
Preceded by
Philip Goodrich
Bishop of Tonbridge
1982 – 1993
Succeeded by
Brian Arthur Smith