The Diocese of New Westminster

The Bishops of the Diocese of New Westminster

Here is a list of the nine bishops of the Anglican Diocese of New Westminster. The contributors to wikipedia.org have created entries for seven of the nine. The entires have very basic information, for more detailed information please contact the Archives. The available wikipedia entries are linked. Below you will find linked a pdf of photos and bios prepared by Melanie Delva, the Anglican Archivist.

  1. Acton Sillitoe 1879-1894
  2. John Dart 1895-1910
  3. Adam de Pencier 1910-1940 (Metropolitan of the Ecclessiastical Province of British Columbia and Yukon 1925-1940)
  4. Sir Francis Heathcote 1940-1951
  5. Godfrey Gower 1951-1971(Metropolitan of the Ecclessiastical Province of British Columbia and Yukon 1969-1971) 
  6. David Somerville 1971-1980 (Metropolitan of the Ecclessiastical Province of British Columbia and Yukon 1975-1980)
  7. Douglas Hambidge 1980-1993 (Metropolitan of the Ecclessiastical Province of British Columbia and Yukon 1981-1993)
  8. Michael Ingham 1994-2013
  9. Melissa Skelton 2014-present

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