Biography of Archbishop Richard de Dover -1184

In 1157 Archbishop Richard de Dover was appointed Prior of St Martins in Dover.

On 03 Jun 1173 Archbishop Richard de Dover was elected Archibishop Canterbury against the wishes of the clergy.Archbishop Richard de Dover when trvaelled to Rome to rebut the charges against him.

On 07 Apr 1174 Archbishop Richard de Dover was consecrated Archbishop of Canterbury in Anagni Frosinone Latium by Pope Alexander III.

On 03 Jul 1183 Walter de Coutances was consecrated Bishop of Lincoln at Angers Cathedral [Map] by Archbishop Richard de Dover.

In 1184 Archbishop Richard de Dover died at Halling, Kent.