Stephen Gravesend

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Stephen Gravesend
Bishop of London
Elected1 September 1318
Term ended8 April 1338
Predecessor Richard Newport
Successor Richard de Wentworth
Consecration14 January 1319
Personal details
Died8 April 1338

Stephen Gravesend was a medieval Bishop of London.

Gravesend was elected 1 September 1318 and consecrated on 14 January 1319. He died on 8 April 1338. [1]


Gravesend, along with Archbishop Melton, John Ross and Hamo Hethe, alone spoke up in Edward II's defence during the Parliamentary session that deposed Edward. [2]


  1. Fryde, et al. Handbook of British Chronology p. 258
  2. Weir Queen Isabella p. 257

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Catholic Church titles
Preceded by
Richard Newport
Bishop of London
Succeeded by
Richard de Wentworth