Richard Bell (bishop)
Richard Bell (died 1496) was a Bishop of Carlisle. He was selected 11 February 1478, and consecrated 26 April 1478. He resigned the see on 4 September 1495, and died in 1496. He served as Prior of Finchale from 1457 to 1464.[page needed]
|Bishop of Carlisle|
|Appointed||11 February 1478|
|Term ended||4 September 1495|
|Consecration||26 April 1478|
- Fryde, et al. Handbook of British Chronology p. 236
- Raines Charters of Endowment
- Fryde, E. B.; Greenway, D. E.; Porter, S.; Roy, I. (1996). Handbook of British Chronology (Third revised ed.). Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press. ISBN 0-521-56350-X.
- Raines, James, ed. (1837). The Charters of Endowment, Inventories and Account Rolls of the Priory of Finchale in the County of Durham (Google scan). Surtees Society (in Latin). 6. JB Nichols.
|Catholic Church titles|
| Bishop of Carlisle