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date: 24 February 2021

Tours, John of [John de Villula]locked

(d. 1122)
  • Frances Ramsey

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Tours, John of [John de Villula] (d. 1122), bishop of Bath, was the diocesan in Somerset at the time when the cathedral moved from Wells to Bath. A native of Touraine, and a priest of the church of Tours, during his early life he practised as a physician. It is possible that he was the '...

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