(c. 880—914) archbishop of Canterbury

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(d. 923) Mercian ecclesiastic and archbishop of Canterbury (890–923).

Appointed by Alfred the Great, Plegmund helped to restructure and reinvigorate the English church and was likely an architect of Alfred’s programme of educational reform.


Subjects: Christianity.

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