held office of King
Primary Source Info
* In this passage Bede 1 describes the great peace which was in Britain at the time of Edwin 2. He also refers about the stakes which were set up and the bronze drinking cups which were hung on them for the refreshment of travellers.
*So great was his majesty that standards were carried before him both in battle and in time of peace, as he rode about .
Persons associated with this Factoid:
- Primary: Edwin 2
(King of the Northumbrians, 616-633)