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Brihtwoldlocked

(d. 1045)
  • W. R. W. Stephens
  • , revised by Marios Costambeys

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Brihtwold (d. 1045), abbot of Glastonbury and bishop of Ramsbury, had been a monk and then abbot at Glastonbury, and was made eighth bishop of Ramsbury in either 995 or 1005. Although he presided over the see for at least forty years, Brihtwold...

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