Egwin said to belong to the royal family of Mercia, was made bishop of Worcester in 692, and died December 30, 717. The following three works are attributed to him: a History of the Foundation of Evesham — a Book of Visions: — and a Life of Adhelm. See Smith, Dict. of Christ. Biog. s.v.; Allibone, Dict. of Brit. and Amer. Authors, s.v.