Grimbald [St Grimbald]
- Richard W. Pfaff
Grimbald [St Grimbald] (d. 901?), Benedictine monk, assisted King Alfred in his literary work and is regarded traditionally as the co-founder of the New Minster (later Hyde Abbey) at Winchester. What is known of the life of Grimbald of St Bertin is a mixture of fact and confusion, out of which a certain amount of coherence may be extracted. Traditionally said to have been born at ...