Event: Appointment/consecration/elevation/ordination of bishop, Death/dying
.purchase of bishopric
abbot of Peterborough purchased the bishopric of Winchester for cash. But he did not live long to rejoice in his sacrilegious exploit, for he died before two years were out.
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Abbot of Peterborough and bishop of Winchester, d.1006
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