Richard Newport (bishop)

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Richard Newport
Bishop of London
Church Catholic
Elected 27 January 1317
Term ended 24 August 1318
Predecessor Gilbert Segrave
Successor Stephen Gravesend
Consecration 15 May 1317
Personal details
Died 24 August 1318

Richard Newport was a medieval Bishop of London.

Newport was elected 27 January 1317 and consecrated on 15 May 1317. He died on 24 August 1318.[1]


  1. Fryde, et al. Handbook of British Chronology p. 258


  • Fryde, E. B.; Greenway, D. E.; Porter, S.; Roy, I. (1996). Handbook of British Chronology (Third revised ed.). Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. ISBN 0-521-56350-X.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
Catholic Church titles
Preceded by
Gilbert Segrave
Bishop of London
Succeeded by
Stephen Gravesend