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Monmouth, Johnlocked

(d. 1323)
  • David Walker


Monmouth, John (d. 1323), bishop of Llandaff, was a man of marcher stock—one chronicler refers to him as John Ludlow, and he was also known as John Eaglescliffe. Though not Welsh-speaking, as a bishop he learned Welsh and showed strong Welsh sympathies in his diocese. The pupil and protégé of ...

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