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Bishop, Terence Alan Martyn, 1907-1994 (palaeographer)



Alan Bishop graduated in Classics and History from Keble College, Oxford in 1931. Assistant Master, Glenalmond College 1930-31. Served in the Royal Artillery during the Second World War. Lecturer in Medieval History, Balliol College, Oxford 1946-47. Reader in Palaeography and Diplomatic, Cambridge University 1947-73. Fellow of the British Academy 1971. Died London 29 March 1994.