Richard Hill (bishop)
|Bishop of London|
|Appointed||21 August 1489|
|Term ended||20 February 1496|
|Consecration||15 November 1489|
|Died||20 February 1496|
Hill was Archdeacon of Lewes from 1486, until he was provided as Bishop of London on 21 August 1489 and consecrated on 15 November 1489. With a group of supporters around the Court of Arches, including Edward Vaughan, he attempted to undermine the prerogative powers of the Archbishop of Canterbury, at the time John Morton.
- Fryde, et al. Handbook of British Chronology p. 259
- Richard, (fl.1486-9).doc Hill, Richard, (fl.1486-9)
- Harper-Bill, Christopher "The Familia, Administrators and Patronage of Archbishop John Morton", Journal of Religious History, Volume 10 Issue 3, pp. 236 – 252, published online 9 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.
- Harper-Bill, Christopher Bishop Richard Hill and the court of Canterbury, 1494–96. Guildhall Studies in London History, 3:1 (1977), 1–12.
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