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Silvesterlocked

(d. 1218)
  • Philippa Hoskin

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Silvester (d. 1218), bishop of Worcester, is frequently referred to as 'of Evesham' in secondary sources, but there is no contemporary evidence to connect him with that place. Rather he was a monk of Worcester, and the first since Wulfstan to rise to the bishopric. He is first recorded at his election as prior of ...

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