Harry Thomas (bishop)

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Harry Thomas was the Bishop of Taunton from 1945 until his death a decade later. [1] Born in 1897 and educated at Oriel College, Oxford [2] he was ordained in 1924. He was a Lecturer at Ely Theological College and then Archdeacon of Brisbane. An Anglo Catholic [3] he was taken ill in the summer of 1955 and died in hospital on 8 July 1955.


  1. "Obituary Bishop Of Taunton". The Times (53269). London. 11 July 1955. col B, p. 13.
  2. "Thomas, Rt Rev. Harry" . Who's Who . ukwhoswho.com. A & C Black, an imprint of Bloomsbury Publishing plc.(Subscription or UK public library membership required.)
  3. Wells Cathedral School Memories Site

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