Eadburh of Bicester
|Saint Eadburh of Bicester|
St Edburg's Church in Bicester, Oxfordshire
Flanders in Belgium |
|Attributes||daughter of King Penda of Mercia|
She was originally buried in Bicester, Oxfordshire but her relics were moved by papal decree to Flanders in Belgium in 1500. In Bicester (and surrounding areas) she is generally known as St Edburg, which is the patronal dedication of the parish church of Bicester.
There is a shrine to her at Stanton Harcourt.
- Birch, Clive (1975) The Book of Aylesbury; p. 35, Chesham: Barracuda