Archdeacon of Plymouth

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The Archdeacon of Plymouth is a senior clergy position in the Church of England Diocese of Exeter [1] and is responsible for the supervision of the clergy within the five rural deaneries: Ivybridge, Plymouth Moorside, Plymouth Devonport, Plymouth Sutton and Tavistock. [2]

The archdeaconry was created by an Order-in-Council splitting the Archdeaconry of Totnes on 22 March 1918. [3] The current archdeacon is Nick Shutt.

List of archdeacons

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References

  1. Diocese of Extern website Archived 2012-03-19 at the Wayback Machine
  2. Crockford's on line accessed 18 March 2012 21:12 GMT
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  14. 1 2 National Archdeacons' Forum — Archdeacons’ News — #30, January 2018 (Accessed 22 February 2018)
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