Transaction: Seizure of shipsAlfred 8.seizing ships from enemies
||All the ships with all their booty were taken.
Primary Source Info
||... omnes naues cum omni pecunia eorum captae sunt.
*It seems safer in this context to interpret 'pecunia' as booty (as @Keynes and Lapidge 1983, p. 87, do) rather than specifically money.
*The passage implies that Alfred 8 was the recipient of the booty.
Possessions associated with this Transaction:
- Ships in the Stour:
All the ships with all their booty were taken. (... omnes naues cum omni pecunia eorum captae sunt.) [ships]
Persons associated with this Transaction:
(Thirteen ships of pagans at the mouth of the Stour)
(the Great, king of the Anglo-Saxons, 871-899)
Locations associated with this Transaction: