Event: Church/monastery/minster foundation/dedication/restoration, Grant and GiftĘthelwalh 1.granting of estate at Selsey to Wilfrid 2 as a see
Primary Source Info
|Date from Source
||After Wilfrid 2 had left Mercia and Wessex.
*It should be noted that the source does not identify the royal villa itself as being at Selsey.
Persons associated with this Event:
(King of the South Saxons, ?x674-c.682) : Ęthelwalh 1 gave to Wilfrid 2 as a see his own estate on which he used to stay and added 87 hides at Selsey.
(Bishop of York and Saint, d.709) : Given a royal estate and 87 hides of land at Selsey, Wilfrid 2 established a monastery there.
(Brothers in monastery founded by Wilfrid 2 at Selsey) : Wilfrid 2 founded a coenobium for his brethren (Anonymi 365), who had gathered together. His subjects still held it at the time when the Vita Wilfridi was written.
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