Event: Culting/venerating saint(s), Healing, Pilgrimage, PrayingSwithhun 5.post-mortem healing of Byrhtferth 1

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Description Byrhtferth 1 learned of the miracles of Swithhun 5 and, together with a guide (Anonymous 629), went barefooted to Winchester and spent a night in prayer at the tomb of Swithhun 5. When the day dawned, Byrhtferth 1 had been cured.
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*As Lapidge notes (p. 527), this event is based on chapter 28 of Lantfred's 'Translatio et miracula S. Swithuni'.

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