William Longspee, 3rd Earl Of Salisbury ~ Subject Of A Talk To Codford Local History Society

Codford Local History Society
William Longspee, 3rd Earl of Salisbury
His Life And Time
a talk by David Richards
Codford Village Hall,
Broadleaze, Codford,
Tuesday 17th October 2017
7.30 p.m.

William Longspee, the illegitimate son of
Henry II, was a soldier, statesman, and one
of the founders of Salisbury Cathedral.
His tomb is in the cathedral.