Event: Assistance, SiegeEdward 2.siege of Anonymi 2531 at Thorney

Scholarly Info
Description The Danes (Anonymi 2531) were held besieged on an island in the marsh, Thorney. Æthelred 1 set out from London and helped Edward 2.
Year 893
Primary Source Info
Original Text ... tenentur obsessi Dani in Thornige insula pali.
Date from Source <893>


*See @Stenton 1970, 'The Danes at Thorney Island in 893', pp. 14-15. *Edward 2 is not mentioned by name in this passage.

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