John Pycot

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John Pycot was Dean of Exeter between 1280 and 1283.[1]

Implicated in the murder of one of the Bishop of Exeter's men, Walter Lechlade, in the close of Exeter Cathedral on 5 November 1283 following a local feud, he was banished in December 1285 to a monastery.[2]


  1. ^ Radford, Ursula (1955). "An Introduction to the Deans of Exeter". Report & Transactions of the Devonshire Association. 87: 1–24.
  2. ^ "A short history of Exeter Cathedral". Exeter Memories. Retrieved 22 January 2017.
Catholic Church titles
Preceded by
John Noble
Dean of Exeter
Succeeded by
Andrew de Kilkenny