Roy Barker (priest)

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Roy Thomas Barker was dean of Grahamstown from 1980[1] until 1992.[2]

Barker was educated at King's College London and Warminster Theological College; and ordained in 1959. After curacies in Leeds he was chaplain at the University of Cape Town from 1966 until 1972. He was then sub dean of Cape Town from 1973 until his appointment in Grahamstown.

Barker died in November 2011.[3]


  1. ^ Crockford's Clerical Directory 1980/82 p58: London, Church House, 1983 ISBN 0-19-200010-1
  2. ^ Gould, Charles; Eve, Jeanette (2011). Grahamstown Cathedral: A Guide and Short History. Eastern Cape Reprints. p. A:25.
  3. ^ Eve, Jeanette (9 November 2011). "A tapestry of memories and tributes". Grahamstown Cathedral. Retrieved 2015-09-16.
Anglican Church of Southern Africa titles
Preceded by
Godfrey Ashby
Dean of Grahamstown
Succeeded by
Anthony Mdletshe