Event: Policy decision
.creation of York as his capital
decided to make York his capital.
Primary Source Info
... metropolim ... sui statuit consistere regni.
Date from Source
had been baptized in the eleventh year of his reign
Persons associated with this Event:
King of the Northumbrians, 616-633
the Great, pope, 590-604
had decreed that York should be a capital for the churches and that archbishops should be consecrated and receive the pallium there
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