Bingley, William an English clergyman, was a native of Yorkshire, and was educated at St. Peter's College, Cambridge, where he graduated in 1799, and took holy orders. He died in 1823. Among his published works are, North Wales; including its Scenery, Antiquities, Customs, etc. (Lond. 1804, 2 vols. 8vo.): — Memoirs of British Quadrupeds, etc. (1809): — Animated Nature (1815): — Useful Knowledge (1816). See Allibone, Dict. of Brit. and Amer. Authors, s.v.