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date: 25 January 2020

Alban [St Alban, Albanus]locked

(d. c. 303?)
  • Martin Biddle


Alban [St Alban, Albanus] (d.c. 303?), Christian martyr in Roman Britain, was known from at least the tenth century as protomartyr Anglorum (sic); but the earliest reference to him is in 429 (the date is given by Prosper of Aquitaine...

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