Jim Rone

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Jim Rone (28 August 1935 – 26 January 2014) [1] was Archdeacon of Wisbech from 1995 to 2002.

The Archdeacon of Huntingdon and Wisbech is a senior ecclesiastical officer in the Diocese of Ely. The archdeacon is responsible for some clergy discipline and pastoral care in the Archdeaconry of Huntingdon and Wisbech.


Rone was educated at Skerry's College, Liverpool. After National Service with the RAMC he was an accountant until 1979 when he began studying for ordination at St Stephen's House, Oxford. [3] After a curacy in Stony Stratford he was Vicar of SS Peter and Mary Magdalene, Fordham then Rector of Kennett. He was a Canon Residentiary at Ely Cathedral from 1989 until his appointment as Archdeacon. [4]

Skerrys College

Skerry's College was a series of colleges which primarily prepared candidates for Civil Service examinations.

Accountant practitioner of accountancy or accounting

An accountant is a practitioner of accounting or accountancy, which is the measurement, disclosure or provision of assurance about financial information that helps managers, investors, tax authorities and others make decisions about allocating resource(s).

St Stephens House, Oxford Permanent Private Hall of the University of Oxford, England

St Stephen’s House, Oxford, is an Anglican theological college and one of six religious Permanent Private Halls of the University of Oxford, England. In its mission statement the college says that it offers "formation, education, and training for a variety of qualifications and ministries rooted in the catholic tradition, helping the church give faithful witness to Christ in contemporary society" as well as an exceptional education in a "context encouraging disciplined study, academic research and personal reflection centered in prayer and worship".


  1. Ely Standard
  2. Ely News
  3. Crockford's Clerical Directory 1980-82 p881 London: Oxford University Press, 1976 ISBN   0-19-200010-1
  4. 'RONE, Ven. James', Who's Who 2014, A & C Black, an imprint of Bloomsbury Publishing plc, 2014; online edn, Oxford University Press, Dec 2013 ; online edn, Dec 2013 accessed 15 March 2014
Church of England titles
Preceded by
David Fleming
Archdeacon of Huntingdon and Wisbech
Succeeded by
John Stuart Beer

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