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Alban [St Alban, Albanus]locked

(d. c. 303?)
  • Martin Biddle


Alban [St Alban, Albanus] (d.c. 303?), Christian martyr in Roman Britain, was known from at least the tenth century as protomartyr Anglorum (sic); but the earliest reference to him is in 429 (the date is given by Prosper of Aquitaine...

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Monument Germaniae Historica, Scriptores Rerum Merovingicarum
P. H. Sawyer, , Royal Historical Society Guides and Handbooks (1968)
Bede, ed. and trans. B. Colgrave & R. A. B. Mynors, OMT (1969); repr. (1991)
Monumenta Germaniae Historica, Auctores antiquissimi