The abbots of Rievaulx
1. This information is drawn essentially from
The Heads of Religious Houses in England and Wales 940-1216, ed.
D. Knowles and C. N. L. Brooke (Cambridge, 1972), p. 140; The
Heads of Religious Houses in England and Wales II 1216-1377, ed. D. M.
Smith (Cambridge, 2001), pp. 302-3, but also utilises C. Clay, ‘The
early abbots of the Yorkshire Cistercian houses’, Yorkshire
Arch. Journal (1955), pp. 8-43, at pp. 31-37; Cartularium
Abbathiae de Rievalle, ed. J.C. Atkinson, Surtees Soc. 83 (1889), hereafter
cited as Rievaulx Cartulary; Monks, Friars and Nuns, ed. C. Cross
and N. Vickers (Huddersfield, 1995), pp. 167-185.
2. Clay, ‘Early
abbots’, p. 36