Event: Assistance, SiegeEdward 2.siege of Anonymi 2531 at Thorney
||The Danes (Anonymi 2531) were held besieged on an island in the marsh, Thorney. Æthelred 1 set out from London and helped Edward 2.
Primary Source Info
||... tenentur obsessi Dani in Thornige insula pali.
|Date from Source
*See @Stenton 1970, 'The Danes at Thorney Island in 893', pp. 14-15.
*Edward 2 is not mentioned by name in this passage.
Persons associated with this Event:
(the Elder, king of the Anglo-Saxons, 899-924)
(Lord of the Mercians, 879-911)
(The part of Anonymi 2521 who returned from the Continent to England in 892 )
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