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date: 31 October 2020


(d. 1093)
  • H. E. J. Cowdrey


Paul (d. 1093), abbot of St Albans, was outstanding among the monks from Normandy who, after the Norman conquest, became abbots of English monasteries. His reputation as an abbot who rebuilt extensively, ruled zealously, and augmented endowments is well established by brief comments written during the Norman period by ...

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T. Arnold, ed., , 2 vols., RS, 75 (1882–5); repr. (1965)
Oxford Medieval Texts