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's, 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]

Notes[edit]

  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
1961–1968
Succeeded by
Norman Stanley Rathbone