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Follow In The Steps Of Saint John Of Beverley

Abbots, Provosts and Incumbents

Abbots of Beverley

c. 700 Berthun

733 Winwaldus

751 Wulfeth

Provosts of Beverley

1092 Thomas (the Younger)

c. 1109 Thomas (dictus Normannus)

c. 1135 Robert

c. 1152 Thurstan

1153 Roger de Pont L’Eveque

1154 Thomas Becket

1169 Geoffrey

1181 Robert

1202 Simon of Wells (Fitzrobert)

1205 Alan 1

1212 Morgan 1

1217 William 2

1217 Peter de Sherburn 2

1222 Fulk Bassett

1239 William of York

1247 John Mansel 1 (Maunsel)

1265 John Chishull

c. 1274 Geoffrey de Sancto Marco

1278 Peter de Cestria

1294 Aymo de Carto

1304 Robert de Abberwick

1306 Walter Reynolds

1308 William de Melton

1317 Nicholas de Huggate

1338 William de la Mare

1360 Richard de Ravenser

1369 Adam de Lymbergh

1375 John de Thoresby

1381 Robert de Manfield

1419 William Kynwoldmersh (Senior)

1422 Robert Neville

1427 Robert Rolleston

1450 John de Barningham

1457 Lawrence Booth

1457 John Booth

1465 Henry Webber

1465 Peter de Tastar

1467 William Potman

1493 Hugh Trotter

1503 Thomas Dalby

1525 Thomas Winter

1543 Reginald Lee

The Collegiate Church of St John was dissolved in 1548 and the Minster was re-established as a Parish Church in that year.

Incumbents of Beverley Minster

Designated since 1548 Perpetual Curate of the former Collegiate Church

1548 Thomas Mitchell

1558 John Atkinson

c. 1569 Alexander Bradshawe

1580 William Richardson

1583 Thomas Whincup

1599 William Crashaw

1605 Thomas Bindes

1614 Richard Rhodes

1632 James Burney

1660 Humphrey Sainthill

1662 Elias Pawson

1678 Stephen Clark

1703 Thomas Mease

1750 Thomas Lewthwaite

1779 James Graves

1807 John Jackson

1813 John Coltman

1837 Charles Augustus Thurlow

1840 Abel John Ram

1844 John Burton Birtwhistle

1879 Charles Edward Lamb

1880 Henry Edward Nolleth

1921 William Harrison Rigg

1936 Louis John Baggott

1942 Daniel Thomas Dick

1947 Reginald Cecil Colwyn Hargreaves

1958 Edward Benjamin Bull

1968 Peter George Stanley Harrison

1991 Peter Robert Forster

1997 David Charles Bailey

2009 Jeremy James Fletcher