He was born on 17 March 1930  and educated at Eton and Merton College, Oxford. Ordained in 1955  he began his ecclesiastical career with a Curacy at St. Mark's Church, Mansfield following which he was Priest-Vicar of Wells Cathedral. He then held incumbencies in Milton, Portsmouth and Frome Selwood, Somerset before being appointed Dean of Wells in 1973, a position he held for 16 years. In 1989 he became Dean of Windsor until his retirement eight years later.
- Burke’s peerage
- Who's Who2008: London, A & C Black ISBN 978-0-7136-8555-8
- Levens, R.G.C., ed. (1964). Merton College Register 1900-1964. Oxford: Basil Blackwell. p. 406.
- Crockford's Clerical Directory2008/2009 Lambeth, Church House Publishing ISBN 978-0-7151-1030-0
- Church web-site
- Debrett's People of Today: Ed Ellis,P (1992, London, Debrett's) ISBN 1-870520-09-2)
|Church of England titles|
Irven David Edwards
|Dean of Wells
Michael Ashley Mann
|Dean of Windsor