Ælfwine of Wells

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Bishop of Wells
Tomb of Bishop Ælfwine of Wells in Wells Cathedral.JPG
Elected c. 997
Term ended c. 998
Predecessor Sigar
Successor Lyfing
Personal details
Died c. 998
Denomination Christian

Ælfwine (or Aelfwin) was an Anglo-Saxon Bishop of Wells. He was consecrated about 997, and died around 998.[1]


  1. ^ Fryde, et al. Handbook of British Chronology p. 222


  • Fryde, E. B.; Greenway, D. E.; Porter, S.; Roy, I. (1996). Handbook of British Chronology (Third revised ed.). Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. ISBN 0-521-56350-X. 

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Catholic Church titles
Preceded by
Bishop of Wells
c. 997–c. 998
Succeeded by