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Ælfwinelocked

(d. 1047)
  • Emma Mason

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Ælfwine (d. 1047), bishop of Winchester, was formerly a royal priest in the service of King Cnut. According to Goscelin, Ælfwine helped Ælfstan, abbot of St Augustine's, Canterbury, to persuade Cnut to permit the relics of St Mildrith to be translated there. Ælfwine's...

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H. R. Luard, ed., , 5 vols., RS, 36 (1864–9)