In 882, the body of the Cordoban martyr Eulogius was sent to Oviedo.
This was meant a diplomatic gift from Emir Muhammad I (852-886). The body was likely accompanied by Eulogius's book collection.
Alfonso III's contributions to building construction are not nearly as well documented as Ramiro I's or Alfonso II's contributions.
It was at this time he constructed one or more palaces.; Asturian: Uviéu) is the capital city of the Principality of Asturias in northern Spain and the administrative and commercial centre of the region.It is also the name of the municipality that contains the city.In the 16th century, the only manuscript of Eulogius's writings was discovered in the Oviedo Cathedral Library.Here it was copied once before it disappeared completely from the library.