Event: Archiepiscopal see - division, Pallium-despatch/receipt/requestHadrian 3.sending pallium to the bishop of the Mercians
||Pope Hadrian 3 sent the pallium to the bishop of the Mercians [Hygeberht 1]. This was done because Offa 7, testified in his letter that it was the united wish and unanimous petition of all, both on account of the vast size of their lands and the extension of the kingdom, and also for many more reasons and advantages.
Hygeberht 1 is not mentioned by name in this source.
Persons associated with this Event:
(I, pope, 772-795)
(Archbishop of Lichfield, 779-799x801)
(King of the Mercians, 757-796)