Primary Source Info
||... praefatus exercitus in duas se turmas diuisit ... altera [turma] ...
|Date from Source
||884 (the thirty-sixth [year] of the life of Alfred 8).
*@Keynes and Lapidge 1983, p. 86, give the date as '' and on p. 251 n. 123, note: 'Emended from 884: Asser, or his copyist, wrote '884', but then proceeded to give the events of 885. The annal for 884 in the Chronicle ... is thus accidentally omitted.'
Persons associated with this Factoid:
- Primary: Anonymi 112
(The band of Anonymi 106 that went from the Continent to Rochester, Kent.)
- Secondary: Anonymi 106
(Great army of pagans that arrived at the Thames from across the sea)