Event: OverwinteringAnonymi 34.overwintering in Thetford

Scholarly Info
Description The army of pagans (Anonymi 34) wintered in Thetford.
Year Range 870 - ?
Primary Source Info
Original Text ... in loco, qui dicitur Theodford, hiemauit.
Date from Source 870 (the twenty-second [year] of the life of Alfred 8).


*The year of the life of Alfred 8 was incorrectly recorded in the Cotton MS as his twenty-first ('uigesimo secundo'). The corrected reading of @Stevenson 1959, p. 26, 'secundo' is followed here.

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