Lawrence Jackson (priest)

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Lawrence Jackson AKC (22 March 1926 15 November 2002) was an Anglican priest. [1]

A Yorkshireman, Jackson trained for the priesthood at King's College London (spending his final year at St Boniface College, Warminster) and was ordained in 1951. [2] He was a Curate at St Margaret's Church, Leicester and then Vicar of Wymeswold. After further incumbencies at St James the Greater, Leicester and Holy Trinity, Coventry, [3] he was appointed Provost of Blackburn in October 1973. [4] He retired in December 1992 and died in 2002. [5]

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  1. "Handbook of British Chronology" Fryde, E.B; Greenway, D.E; Porter,S; Roy,I Cambridge, CUP,1996 ISBN   978-0-521-56350-5
  2. “Who was Who” 1897–2007 London, A & C Black, 2007 ISBN   978-0-19-954087-7
  3. Crockford's Clerical Directory 1975–76 London: Oxford University Press, 1976 ISBN   0-19-200008-X
  4. The Times, Monday, Oct 01, 1973; pg. 19; Issue 58901; col A News in brief
  5. "Tribute paid to 'one off' provost". 18 November 2002. Retrieved 6 November 2022.
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Preceded by Provost of Blackburn
Succeeded by