Crockford's Clerical Directory


Crockford's Clerical Directory is compiled and published by the Archbishops' Council.

First published in 1858, the publication of Crockford now spans almost one and a half centuries.  The latest edition contains the biographies of over 27,000 clergy and deaconesses in the Church of England (including the Diocese of Gibraltar in Europe), the Church in Wales, the Scottish Episcopal Church, and the Church of Ireland.

The current printed edition (the 103rd edition) is available from Church House Publishing.  Crockford is also available on-line through a subscription service.  Find out more here:

How do I buy a copy?
Crockford's Clerical Directory is published by Church House Publishing and is available from their website It can also be ordered from all regular high street and online booksellers.

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