Robert Price (priest)

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Robert Peel Price (18 September 1905 – 26 December 1981) was an Anglican priest in the mid 20th century.[1]

He was educated at Dover College and Wadham College, Oxford [2] and ordained in 1931 .[3] He held curacies at St Mary, Wimbledon, St Martin, Knowle, St Oswald, Cheam and St Peter, Bournemouth and was then Vicar of Christchurch from 1945 until 1961. In that year he became Dean of Hereford,[4] a post he held until his retirement in 1968.[5]


  1. ^ The Carmarthenshire Historian
  2. ^ “Who was Who” 1897-2007 London, A & C Black, 2007 ISBN 978-0-19-954087-7
  3. ^ Crockford's Clerical Directory1940-41 Oxford, OUP,1941
  4. ^ The Times, Tuesday, Sep 19, 1961; pg. 10; Issue 55190; col E New Dean of Hereford
  5. ^ ”Hereford Cathedral: a history” Aylmer, G/Tiller,J: London, Hambledon, 2000 ISBN 1-85285-194-5
Church of England titles
Preceded by
Hedley Robert Burrows
Dean of Hereford
Succeeded by
Norman Stanley Rathbone