David Frayne

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David Frayne was an Anglican priest and Provost of Blackburn Cathedral. [1] [2]

He was educated at Reigate Grammar School and St Edmund Hall, Oxford, and ordained in 1961. [3] He was Curate at St Michael, East Wickham, and then Priest in charge of St Barnabas, Downham. [4] He held incumbencies at The Barn Church, Kew, [5] Caterham, Redcliffe, Bristol, [6] and Bedminster before he was appointed Provost of Blackburn in December 1992.

Frayne retired in September 2001 as Dean following the reclassification of all Provosts the previous year. [7] [8] [9]

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  7. "Dean saying a fond farewell". Lancashire Telegraph. 25 January 2001. Archived from the original on 29 October 2013. Retrieved 28 October 2013.
  8. "Dean's off to a life of 'walking and the cello'". Lancashire Telegraph . 30 August 2001. Archived from the original on 29 October 2013. Retrieved 28 October 2013.
Religious titles
Preceded by Provost of Blackburn
1992 2001
Succeeded by