Fever was educated at Bristol Grammar School and Keble College, Oxford; and ordained in 1938. He was a curate at St Alban's Abbey then a wartime chaplain in the RAFVR. He later became Sub-Dean of the abbey, Rural Dean of Nottingham (and Vicar of St Mary's) before becoming Peterborough's Bishop.
- New bishop is nominated for Peterborough. By Our Religious Affairs Correspondent The Times (London, England), Thursday, Aug 24, 1972; pg. 14; Issue 58561
- Porter, J.R. (November 1997). "Obituary: The Right Rev Douglas Feaver". The Independent. Retrieved 29 October 2010.
- Crockford's Clerical Directory 1975-76 London p317: Oxford University Press, 1976 ISBN 0-19-200008-X
- ‘FEAVER, Rt Rev. Douglas Russell’, Who Was Who, A & C Black, an imprint of Bloomsbury Publishing plc, 1920–2015; online edn, Oxford University Press, 2014 ; online edn, April 2014 accessed 25 Jan 2015
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