Event: Campaigning, JourneyAnonymi 79.journey from Cambridge to Wareham
||The army of the pagans (Anonymi 79) left Cambridge and entered the fortification called Wareham.
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|Date from Source
||876 (the twenty-eighth [year] of the life of Alfred 8).
*Asser comments that the territory ('paga') is called in British 'Durngueir' and in Saxon 'Thornsæta' [= Dorset].
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(Band from Anonymi 69 under Guthrum 1, Oscytel 1 and Anwend 1)
(Nuns of the convent at Wareham) : There was a convent of nuns located [there] between the rivers Frome and Tarrant in a very safe site except to the west where it joins the land.
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