|Bishop of Ramsbury|
|Term ended||12 February 981|
|Died||12 February 981|
Ælfstan (died 981) was a medieval Bishop of Ramsbury.
The Bishop of Ramsbury was an episcopal title used by medieval English-Catholic diocesan bishops in the Anglo-Saxon English church. The title takes its name from the village of Ramsbury in Wiltshire, and was first used between the 10th and 11th centuries by the Anglo-Saxon Bishops of Ramsbury. In Saxon times, Ramsbury was an important location for the Church, and several of the early bishops went on to become Archbishops of Canterbury.
Ælfstan was consecrated in 970. He died on 12 February 981.
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