Ælfhun (or Ælphunus) was a medieval Bishop of Dunwich.
|Bishop of Dunwich|
|Appointed||between 789 and 793|
|Term ended||c. 798|
|Consecration||between 789 and 793|
Ælfhun was consecrated between 789 and 793 and died about 798. The Anglo-Saxon Chronicle records that he died at Sudbury, Suffolk and his body was carried back to Dunwich for burial. A Portland stone statue of Ælfhun stands on The Croft at Sudbury, sculpted in 1999 by Alan Michlewaite.
- Fryde, E. B.; Greenway, D. E.; Porter, S.; Roy, I. (1986). Handbook of British Chronology (3rd ed.). Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. p. 216. ISBN 0-521-56350-X.
- Sperling, Charles Fredirick Denne (1896). A Short History of the Borough of Sudbury, in the County of Suffolk, compiled from materials collected by W. W. Hodson. Sudbury, Suffolk: B R Martin. p. 2.
- van der Krogt, René & Peter (25 June 2014). "Bishop Ælfhun of Dunwich". statues.vanderkrogt.net. Retrieved 19 June 2021.