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date: 26 February 2021


(d. 975?)
  • C. P. Lewis


Thurcytel (d. 975?), abbot of Crowland, is known almost entirely from a life attributed to his kinsman and successor but one, Abbot Egelric the younger, but preserved only as part of the history of Crowland fabricated in the late middle ages. Parts of it may represent authentic early tradition and were also reported by ...

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Orderic Vitalis, ed. and trans. M. Chibnall, 6 vols., OMT (1969–80); repr. (1990)
British Library, London
Camden Society