|Bishop of Salisbury|
|Elected||between 8 November and 12 December 1291|
|Term ended||18 May 1297|
|Predecessor||William de la Corner|
|Successor||Simon of Ghent|
|Other posts||Treasurer of Salisbury|
|Consecration||16 March 1292|
|Died||18 May 1297|
Nicholas Longespee was a medieval Bishop of Salisbury.
Longespee was the son of William Longespee, Earl of Salisbury and William's wife, Ela. He was a canon of Salisbury Cathedral before 1272 and held the office of treasurer of the diocese of Salisbury before 1275. He also held the position of rector of Lacock.
Longespee was elected bishop between 8 November and 12 December 1291 and consecrated on 16 March 1292. He died 18 May 1297. He was buried at Salisbury, but his heart was buried at Lacock and his viscera at Ramsbury.
- British History Online Bishops of Salisbury accessed on 30 October 2007
- British History Online Treasurers of Salisbury accessed on 30 October 2007
- 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.
|Catholic Church titles|
William de la Corner
|Bishop of Salisbury
Simon of Ghent
|This article about a United Kingdom bishop is a stub. You can help Wikipedia by expanding it.|