- 1 Recorded life
- 2 Traditional life
- 3 Veneration
- 4 Patronage
- 5 Legacy
- 6 Proverb
- 7 References
- 8 Sources
- 9 Further reading
- 10 External links
- Fryde, E. B.; Greenway, D. E.; Porter, S.; Roy, I. (1996). Handbook of British Chronology (Third revised ed.). Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. ISBN 0-521-56350-X.
- Andrew Godsell "Saint Swithin and the Rain" in "Legends of British History" (2008).
- Lapidge, Michael. Cult of St Swithun (Oxford, 2003) (Winchester Studies, 4.ii).
- Yorke, Barbara. "Swithun [St Swithun] (d. 863)." Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. Oxford University Press, 2004.
- Deshman, Robert, "Saint Swithun in Early Medieval Art," in Idem, Eye and Mind: Collected Essays in Anglo-Saxon and Early Medieval Art Edited by Adam Cohen (Kalamazoo, Michigan: Medieval Institute Publications, Western Michigan University, 2010) (Publications of the Richard Rawlinson Center).
- Guardian netnotes on St. Swithin's Day
- Wilson's Almanac
- Prosopography of Anglo Saxon England entry for Swithun
- BBC "Landward" feature on St. Swithin's Day
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