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List of Principals of Brasenose College, Oxford

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The head of Brasenose College, University of Oxford, is the Principal. The current Principal is John Bowers who took up the appointment in October 2015.

List of Principals of Brasenose CollegeEdit

 
Samuel Radcliffe served as Principal of Brasenose College, Oxford for thirty four years.
Name From To Notes
Matthew Smyth 1512 1548 First Principal[1]
John Hawarden 1548 1565
Thomas Blanchard 1565 1574
Richard Harris 1574 1595
Alexander Nowell 1595 1595
Thomas Singleton 1595 1614
Samuel Radcliffe 1614 1648
Daniel Greenwood 1648 1660
Thomas Yate 1660 1681
John Meare 1681 1710
Robert Shippen 1710 1745
Francis Yarborough 1745 1770
William Gwyn 1770 1770
Ralph Cawley 1770 1777
Thomas Barker 1777 1785
William Cleaver 1785 1809
Frodsham Hodson 1809 1822
Ashurst Gilbert 1822 1842
Richard Harington 1842 1853
Edward Hartopp Cradock 1853 1886 [2]
Albert Watson 1886 1889
Charles Buller Heberden 1889 1920
Charles Henry Simpson 1920 1936
William Stallybrass 1936 1948 Died in office
Hugh Last 1948 1956
Maurice Platnauer 1956 1960
Noel Frederick Hall 1960 1973
Herbert Hart 1973 1978
Barry Nicholas 1978 1989
David Hennessy, 3rd Baron Windlesham 1989 2002
Roger Cashmore 2002 2011
Alan Bowman 2011 2015
John Bowers 2015 [3]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^   Chisholm, Hugh, ed. (1911). "Smyth, William" . Encyclopædia Britannica. 25 (11th ed.). Cambridge University Press. p. 283.
  2. ^ W. (10 February 1886). "In Memoriam: An Obituary of Edward Hartopp Grove afterwards Cradock" (PDF). The Guardian (Anglican newspaper).
  3. ^ "Mr John Bowers QC appointed Principal-Elect of Brasenose". Brasenose College. University of Oxford. Retrieved 4 July 2016.