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Sylvester of Worcester

For other uses, see Sylvester (disambiguation).
Bishop of Worcester
Church Catholic
See Diocese of Worcester
In office 1216–1218
Predecessor Walter de Grey
Successor William de Blois
Consecration 3 July 1216
Personal details
Died 16 July 1218
Previous post Prior of Worcester

Sylvester was a medieval Bishop of Worcester.


Sylvester was elected Prior of Worcester on 21 January 1215.[1] He was elected to the see of Worcester on 3 April 1216 and consecrated on 3 July 1216.[2] He was enthroned at Worcester Cathedral on 8 September 1216. He died on 16 July 1218.[3]



  • British History Online Bishops of Worcester accessed on 3 November 2007
  • British History Online Priors of Worcester accessed on 3 November 2007
Catholic Church titles
Preceded by
Walter de Grey
Bishop of Worcester
Succeeded by
William de Blois
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