Event: Deposition of bishop, ExpulsionWilfrid 2.expulsion from bishopric

Scholarly Info
Description The bishop [sc. Wilfrid 2] was expelled from his bishopric.
Year 677
Primary Source Info
Original Text ... praesule proprio pontificatus apice priuato ...


*@Ehwald 1919, p. 500-1 n. 1 argues that the most likely date for this event is following the death of Aldfrith (14 December 705). *Michael Herren in @Lapidge and Herren 1979, pp. 150-1, presents cogent arguments that 'most likely Aldhelm wrote in 677'.

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