• fl. 6th century
  • feast-day: 4 June
  • saints of Brittany, saints of Cornwall
  • Saint-Méen abbey
Cornish saint whose cult spread across both Cornwall and Brittany. In Cornwall, he is primarily associated with the foundation at Padstow (Lanwethenek), which relocated to Bodmin; in Brittany, with the community of Saint-Méen.

See also: Saint-Méen abbeySaint-Méen abbey
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Oxford dictionary of national biography, Online: Oxford University Press. URL: <>. 
comments: General editors include Lawrence Goldman, et al.
Brett (Caroline) [id. 21757. ‘Petroc [St Petroc, Pedrog] (fl. 6th cent.)’] direct link

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