Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Roger Northburgh (died 1358) was Bishop of Coventry and Lichfield. He served as Lord Privy Seal from 1312 to 1316, as Chancellor of the University of Cambridge from 1321 to 1326, and as Lord High Treasurer of England from June to December of 1340. He was Archdeacon of Richmond from 1317 to 1322.Northburgh was selected as bishop on 14 December 1321, consecrated on 27 June 1322 and died in office on 22 November 1358. The post of Lord High Treasurer or Lord Treasurer was an English government position and has been a British government position since the Act of Union of 1707. A holder of the post would be the third highest ranked Great Officer of State, below the Lord High Chancellor and above the Lord President of the Council.