Disciple of Saint Gregory the Great, and first abbot of Saint Austin’s, in Canterbury, then called Saint Peter’s. Going to France in 608, he was drowned near the harbour of Ambleteuse, between Calais and Bologne, and is named in the English and Gallican Martyrologies.
- Father Alban Butler. “Saint Peter, Abbot in England”. , 1866. CatholicSaints.Info. 13 January 2013. Web. 2 September 2015. <>