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Pecthelm of Whithorn

VIII Century
Anglo-Saxon abbot-bishop of Casa Candida in what is now southwest Scotland (then part of Northumbria). A monk of Malmesbury and student of Aldhelm, he was a close friend of St. Bede the Venerable, and corresponded with St. Boniface.

--- Norman Hugh Redington


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