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date: 06 December 2019

Ralph [Ralph Nowell or Nouell]locked

(d. in or after 1151)
  • Alice M. Cooke
  • , revised by Barbara E. Crawford

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Ralph [Ralph Nowell or Nouell] (d. in or after 1151), bishop of Orkney, was a native of York, where he became a priest. York writers state that he was elected by 'men of Orkney' to the bishopric of Orkney (between June 1109 and February 1114) in the church of ...

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