Lewen Tugwell

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Lewen Greenwood Tugwell was a former Archdeacon of the Isle of Wight.

Tugwell was born in 1862 into an ecclesiastical family,the son of the Rev. L. S. Tugwell[1] and educated at Trinity College, Dublin and ordained in 1895. He held curacies at St Saviour's, Battersea Park and Holy Trinity, Guildford[2] before becoming the Anglican Chaplain at Freiburg in 1900. He was Vicar of St Mark’s, Farnborough from 1904 to 1911 and Rector of Calbourne-with-Newtown[3] from 1912. He was Rural Dean of West Wight from 1918 to 1922; and Archdeacon of the Isle of Wight from then[4] until 1928.

He died on 1 October 1937.[5]


  1. ^ His father was the Rev. L. S. Tugwell > ”Who was Who 1897-1990” London, A & C Black, 1991 ISBN 0-7136-3457-X
  2. ^ "The Clergy List, Clerical Guide and Ecclesiastical Directory" London, John Phillips, 1900
  3. ^ Geograph
  4. ^ The Times, Thursday, Jul 13, 1922; pg. 15; Issue 43082; col A Ecclesiastical news
  5. ^ The Times, Saturday, Oct 02, 1937; pg. 1; Issue 47805; col A Deaths
Church of England titles
Preceded by
James Macarthur
Archdeacon of the Isle of Wight
February 1922– November 1928
Succeeded by
Robert McKew