Chaplains of Balliol College
…since the time of Benjamin Jowett’s Mastership. Further biographical details are available in the Balliol College Register; the 2nd and 3rd editions are online here. The ODNB online is available by subscription via many HE instutions AND public libraries.
- 1882-1894 WH Fremantle (Balliol 1849). Later Dean of Ripon. DD. Died 1916. ODNB entry
- 1886-1908 GU Pope. University Lecturer in Tamil and Teluglu. DD Lambeth. Pope and Rashdall were never Fellows of the College. Died 1908. ODNB entry
- 1894-1895 H Rashdall. Later Dean of Carlisle. Fellow of Hertford College while chaplain of Balliol. Died 1924. ODNB entry
- 1896-1908 EJ Palmer. Later Bishop of Bombay. Died 1954. ODNB entry
- 1902-1927 HH Gibbon. OBE (Military), Mentioned in Dispatches 1918,1919. Died in Baluchistan travelling to his daughter’s wedding, 1928.
- 1909-1914 NS Talbot. MC and Mentioned in Dispatches 1915 twice and 1916. Bishop of Pretoria. Died 1943. ODNB entry
- 1920-1932 MR Ridley. The model for Lord Peter Wimsey. Died 1969.
- 1931 J McL Campbell (Balliol 1903). MC. DD Lambeth. Died 1961.
- 1932 (Trinity Term) RCV Hodge (Balliol 1903).
- 1932-1938 TW Pym. Thrice Mentioned in Dispatches and DSO 1917. Chaplain to the King. Canon of Bristol. Died 1945.
- 1938-1939 TM Layng. MC 1914 and Bar 1940, CBE, four times Mentioned in Dispatches, Canon of York, Chaplain to the King and later the Queen. Died 1958.
- 1939-1945 No formal Chaplaincy appointment is evident.
- 1945-1972 FLM Willis-Bund. Dean of Balliol. Canon Theologian of Coventry. Died 1980.
- 1972-1986 PB Hinchliff. Canon Theologian of Coventry, Regius Professor of Ecclesiastical History and Canon of Christ Church. Died 1995.
- 1984 – present HD Dupree. Dean of Balliol. Senior Fellow of the College presumptive June 2012.
30 June 2012