Æscwig of Dorchester

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Æscwig
See Bishop of Dorchester
Term ended 23 April 1002
Predecessor Alnothus
Successor Alfhelmus
Orders
Consecration between 975 and 979
Personal details
Died 1002
Denomination Christian

Æscwig (or Œswy) was a medieval Bishop of Dorchester, when the town was seat of the united dioceses of Lindsey and Dorchester.

Æscwig was consecrated between 975 and 979 and died on 23 April 1002.[1]

Citations[edit]

  1. ^ Fryde, et al. Handbook of British Chronology p. 215

References[edit]

  • Fryde, E. B.; Greenway, D. E.; Porter, S.; Roy, I. (1996). Handbook of British Chronology (Third revised ed.). Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press. ISBN 0-521-56350-X. 

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Christian titles
Preceded by
Alnothus
Bishop of Dorchester
c. 977–1002
Succeeded by
Alfhelmus