Michael Bowering

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Michael Ernest Bowering [1] (25 June 1935 – 25 April 2015) [2] was Archdeacon of Lindisfarne [3] from 1987 [4] until 2000. [5]

Bowering was educated at Barnstaple Grammar School; Kelham Theological College; and York St John University College. After curacies in Middlesbrough and New Earswick he held incumbencies at Brayton and Saltburn by the Sea. He was a Canon Residentiary at York Minster from 1981 to 1987. [6]


  1. Companies House
  2. Diocese of York
  3. Church Times
  4. Diocese of Newcastle
  5. "Bowering, Michael Ernest". Who's Who . ukwhoswho.com. 1926–2016 (January 2018 online ed.). A & C Black, an imprint of Bloomsbury Publishing plc.(subscription or UK public library membership required)
  6. Crockford's Clerical Directory 2008/2009 (100th edition), Church House Publishing ( ISBN   978-0-7151-1030-0).
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Preceded by
David James Smith
Archdeacon of Lindisfarne
Succeeded by
Robert Langley

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