Event: JourneyWillibrord 1.journey to Fositesland
||While [Willibrord 1] was making the journey [sc. to Anonymi 1160], he came to a certain island called Fositesland.
*Though Fositesland is identified as Heligoland by Adam of Bremen (Gesta Hammaburg. eccl. pontif. iv.3), it should be noted that Cap.10 describes this chapter as reporting events in Frisia. For various identifications that have been canvassed see @Krusch and Levison 1920, p. 124 n. 3.
Persons associated with this Event:
(Missionary; archbishop of the Frisians, 695-739; abbot of Echternach, 697/698-739)
Locations associated with this Event:
- Territory of the Frisians and Danes, Fositesland, island: