John Haldane (priest)

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The Very Rev John Bernard Haldane, MA was an eminent Anglican priest in the 20th century.
He was born on 27 May 1881 and educated at Keble College, Oxford.[1] Ordained in 1905 after a period of study at Ripon College Cuddesdon he began his career as Assistant Curate of St John East Dulwich[2] after which he was Priest in charge of St John, Earlsfield.[3] He was Precentor of Southwark Cathedral from 1919 to 1937 and then briefly its Provost. He died in post on 4 November 1938 [4]


  1. ^ “Who was Who”1897-1990 London, A & C Black, 1991 ISBN 0-7136-3457-X
  2. ^ Church web-site
  3. ^ ”The Clergy List” London, Kelly’s, 1913
  4. ^ The Provost Of Southwark Work For Cathedral The Times Saturday, Nov 05, 1938; pg. 14; Issue 48144; col D
Church of England titles
Preceded by
Inaugural appointment
Provost of Southwark
1937 – 1938
Succeeded by
Frederick Dudley Vaughan Narborough