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Ralph [called Ralph Luffa]locked

(d. 1123)
  • Henry Mayr-Harting

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Ralph [called Ralph Luffa] (d. 1123), bishop of Chichester, was considered by Orderic Vitalis to have been a court chaplain under William II before he became bishop in 1091, but his chief claims to fame are his establishment of the material basis of his cathedral church and chapter, and his model conduct as a diocesan according to the notions of the time. ...

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Orderic Vitalis, ed. and trans. M. Chibnall, 6 vols., OMT (1969–80); repr. (1990)
Canterbury and York Society
Bodleian Library, Oxford
Oxford Medieval Texts