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Willehad [St Willehad]locked

(d. 789)
  • Marios Costambeys

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Willehad [St Willehad] (d. 789), missionary and bishop of Bremen, was one of a number of Anglo-Saxons to embark on missionary work in north-western Europe in the eighth century. His life, written probably in the ninth century (though perhaps not, as sometimes claimed, by ...

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