Location: Bamburgh / Northumberland

Factoid List

View Factoid Type Source Ref. Primary Person Short Description
Event Stephen.VitWilfridi  60   Beorhtfrith 3 and those with him (Anonymi 414) succeeded in lifting the siege of Bamburgh after they agreed to fulfil papal demands concerning Wilfrid 2.
Event Stephen.VitWilfridi  60   Beorhtfrith 3 and those with him (Anonymi 414) succeeded in lifting the siege of Bamburgh after they agreed to fulfil papal demands concerning Wilfrid 2.
Event Bede.HE  iii.14, 17, 25, v.24   Aidan 1 only lived for 12 days after the murder of Oswine 1.
Event Bede.HE  iii.12   One year after the battle in which Oswald 1 was killed, Oswiu 1 took his head and hands, which had been hung on stakes. He then buried the head in the church of Lindisfarne, but the hands and arms were buried in Bamburgh.
Event Bede.HE  iii.6   When Oswald 1 was killed in battle, his hand and arm were cut off from the rest of his body, and they remained incorrupt up to Bede 1's time.
Event Alcuin.VersEubor  305-7   Oswiu 1 established a church in Bamburgh dedicated to St Peter.
Event Alcuin.VersEubor  303-9   Oswiu 1 took Oswald 1's hand and placed it in a silver casket.
Event ASC (C-F)  993 CDEF(OE and Lat.)   Here in this year Bamburgh was destroyed and much booty taken there; afterwards the here (Anonymi 2193) came to the mouth of the Humber.
Office Æthelweard.Chron  iv.4 (p. 53) Eadwulf 28 held office of Reeve
Event Alcuin.Carm.9  167-8   Through the prayers of Aidan 1 fire drew far back from Bamburgh.
RecordedNames Bede.HE  iii.6 Bebbe 1
Event SymeonofDurham.DeObsessioneDunelmi  1(215-6)   During the reign of Æthelred 32 Malcolm 2 arrived with the entire military force of Scotland, devastated Northumbria and laid siege to Durham. At this time bishop Ealdhun 6 held the government there, for Waltheof 4, earl of Northumbria, had shut himself up in Bamburgh. His son Uchtred 2, a youth of great energy and well skilled in military affairs, collected a considerable number of the men of Northumbria and Yorkshire and defeated the Scots. The king himself and a few other escaped with difficulties. Uchtred 2 commanded to have the best-looking heads of the slain carried to Durham, washed by four women [Anonymi 10054] (to each of whom he gave a cow for her trouble) and placed around the city wall on stakes.
Event NorthernAnnals.FirstSet  41   In 750 King Eadberht 11 took Bishop Cynewulf 3 as a prisoner to Bamburgh, and had the church of St Peter in Lindisfarne besieged.
Event RestingPlaces  II.5   St king Oswald 1's head is buried with St Cuthbert 1, his right arm is in Bebbanburg (Bamburgh), and the rest of the body is in the new monastery in Gloucester.
Office EMC Coin  2001.0323 (N 186 ('Styca' of Eanred)) Eanred 8 held office of King
Office EMC Coin  2001.0323 (N 186 ('Styca' of Eanred)) Monne 5 held office of Moneyer for Eanred 8
Office EMC Coin  2001.0327 (N 186 ('Styca' of Eanred)) Monne 5 held office of Moneyer for Eanred 8
Office EMC Coin  2001.0327 (N 186 ('Styca' of Eanred)) Eanred 8 held office of King
Office EMC Coin  2001.0326 (N 186 ('Styca' of Eanred)) Monne 5 held office of Moneyer for Eanred 8
Office EMC Coin  2001.0326 (N 186 ('Styca' of Eanred)) Eanred 8 held office of King
Office EMC Coin  2001.0352 (Styca (unidentifiable)) Monne 4 held office of Moneyer
Office EMC Coin  2001.0336 (N 188/N 190 ('Styca' of Æthelred II; unclear which reign)) Monne 3 held office of Moneyer for Æthelred 44
Office EMC Coin  2001.0336 (N 188/N 190 ('Styca' of Æthelred II; unclear which reign)) Æthelred 44 held office of King
Office EMC Coin  2001.0335 (N 188/N 190 ('Styca' of Æthelred II; unclear which reign)) Monne 3 held office of Moneyer for Æthelred 44
Office EMC Coin  2001.0335 (N 188/N 190 ('Styca' of Æthelred II; unclear which reign)) Æthelred 44 held office of King
Office EMC Coin  2001.0333 (N 188/N 190 ('Styca' of Æthelred II; unclear which reign)) Leofæg 7 held office of Moneyer for Æthelred 44
Office EMC Coin  2001.0333 (N 188/N 190 ('Styca' of Æthelred II; unclear which reign)) Æthelred 44 held office of King
Office EMC Coin  2001.0334 (N 188/N 190 ('Styca' of Æthelred II; unclear which reign)) Leofæg 7 held office of Moneyer for Æthelred 44
Office EMC Coin  2001.0334 (N 188/N 190 ('Styca' of Æthelred II; unclear which reign)) Æthelred 44 held office of King
Office EMC Coin  2001.0355 (N 196 (Abp Wigmund; 'styca')) Hunlaf 13 held office of Moneyer for Wigmund 6
Office EMC Coin  2001.0355 (N 196 (Abp Wigmund; 'styca')) Wigmund 6 held office of Archbishop
Office EMC Coin  2001.0325 (N 186 ('Styca' of Eanred)) Forthred 8 held office of Moneyer for Eanred 8
Office EMC Coin  2001.0325 (N 186 ('Styca' of Eanred)) Eanred 8 held office of King
Office EMC Coin  2001.0345 (N 188/N 190 ('Styca' of Æthelred II; unclear which reign)) Eardwulf 26 held office of Moneyer for Æthelred 44
Office EMC Coin  2001.0345 (N 188/N 190 ('Styca' of Æthelred II; unclear which reign)) Æthelred 44 held office of King
Office EMC Coin  2001.0351 (N 188/N 190 ('Styca' of Æthelred II; unclear which reign)) Eardwulf 26 held office of Moneyer for Æthelred 44
Office EMC Coin  2001.0351 (N 188/N 190 ('Styca' of Æthelred II; unclear which reign)) Æthelred 44 held office of King
Office EMC Coin  2001.0342 (N 188/N 190 ('Styca' of Æthelred II; unclear which reign)) Eardwulf 26 held office of Moneyer for Æthelred 44
Office EMC Coin  2001.0342 (N 188/N 190 ('Styca' of Æthelred II; unclear which reign)) Æthelred 44 held office of King
Office EMC Coin  2001.0343 (N 188/N 190 ('Styca' of Æthelred II; unclear which reign)) Eardwulf 26 held office of Moneyer for Æthelred 44
Office EMC Coin  2001.0343 (N 188/N 190 ('Styca' of Æthelred II; unclear which reign)) Æthelred 44 held office of King
Office EMC Coin  2001.0344 (N 188/N 190 ('Styca' of Æthelred II; unclear which reign)) Eardwulf 26 held office of Moneyer for Æthelred 44
Office EMC Coin  2001.0344 (N 188/N 190 ('Styca' of Æthelred II; unclear which reign)) Æthelred 44 held office of King
Office EMC Coin  2001.0349 (N 188/N 190 ('Styca' of Æthelred II; unclear which reign)) Eardwulf 26 held office of Moneyer for Æthelred 44
Office EMC Coin  2001.0349 (N 188/N 190 ('Styca' of Æthelred II; unclear which reign)) Æthelred 44 held office of King
Office EMC Coin  2001.035 (N 188/N 190 ('Styca' of Æthelred II; unclear which reign)) Eardwulf 26 held office of Moneyer for Æthelred 44
Office EMC Coin  2001.035 (N 188/N 190 ('Styca' of Æthelred II; unclear which reign)) Æthelred 44 held office of King
Office EMC Coin  2001.0346 (N 188/N 190 ('Styca' of Æthelred II; unclear which reign)) Eardwulf 26 held office of Moneyer for Æthelred 44
Office EMC Coin  2001.0346 (N 188/N 190 ('Styca' of Æthelred II; unclear which reign)) Æthelred 44 held office of King
Office EMC Coin  2001.0348 (N 188/N 190 ('Styca' of Æthelred II; unclear which reign)) Eardwulf 26 held office of Moneyer for Æthelred 44
Office EMC Coin  2001.0348 (N 188/N 190 ('Styca' of Æthelred II; unclear which reign)) Æthelred 44 held office of King
Office EMC Coin  2001.0341 (N 188/N 190 ('Styca' of Æthelred II; unclear which reign)) Eardwulf 26 held office of Moneyer for Æthelred 44
Office EMC Coin  2001.0341 (N 188/N 190 ('Styca' of Æthelred II; unclear which reign)) Æthelred 44 held office of King
Office EMC Coin  2001.0347 (N 188/N 190 ('Styca' of Æthelred II; unclear which reign)) Eardwulf 26 held office of Moneyer for Æthelred 44
Office EMC Coin  2001.0347 (N 188/N 190 ('Styca' of Æthelred II; unclear which reign)) Æthelred 44 held office of King
Office EMC Coin  2001.0332 (N 188/N 190 ('Styca' of Æthelred II; unclear which reign)) Eanred 13 held office of Moneyer for Æthelred 44
Office EMC Coin  2001.0332 (N 188/N 190 ('Styca' of Æthelred II; unclear which reign)) Æthelred 44 held office of King
Office EMC Coin  2001.0331 (N 188/N 190 ('Styca' of Æthelred II; unclear which reign)) Eanred 13 held office of Moneyer for Æthelred 44
Office EMC Coin  2001.0331 (N 188/N 190 ('Styca' of Æthelred II; unclear which reign)) Æthelred 44 held office of King
Office EMC Coin  2001.033 (N 188/N 190 ('Styca' of Æthelred II; unclear which reign)) Eanred 13 held office of Moneyer for Æthelred 44
Office EMC Coin  2001.033 (N 188/N 190 ('Styca' of Æthelred II; unclear which reign)) Æthelred 44 held office of King
Office EMC Coin  2001.0354 (N 196 (Abp Wigmund; 'styca')) Cenred 11 held office of Moneyer for Wigmund 6
Office EMC Coin  2001.0354 (N 196 (Abp Wigmund; 'styca')) Wigmund 6 held office of Archbishop
Office EMC Coin  2001.0353 (N 196 (Abp Wigmund; 'styca')) Wigmund 6 held office of Archbishop
Office EMC Coin  2001.0353 (N 196 (Abp Wigmund; 'styca')) Cenred 11 held office of Moneyer for Wigmund 6
Office EMC Coin  2001.034 (N 188/N 190 ('Styca' of Æthelred II; unclear which reign)) Cenred 7 held office of Moneyer for Æthelred 67
Office EMC Coin  2001.034 (N 188/N 190 ('Styca' of Æthelred II; unclear which reign)) Æthelred 67 held office of King
Office EMC Coin  2001.0324 (N 186 ('Styca' of Eanred)) Brother 4 held office of Moneyer for Eanred 8
Office EMC Coin  2001.0324 (N 186 ('Styca' of Eanred)) Eanred 8 held office of King
Office EMC Coin  2001.0329 (N 188/N 190 ('Styca' of Æthelred II; unclear which reign)) Algar 5 held office of Moneyer for Æthelred 67
Office EMC Coin  2001.0329 (N 188/N 190 ('Styca' of Æthelred II; unclear which reign)) Æthelred 67 held office of King
Office EMC Coin  2001.0328 (N 188/N 190 ('Styca' of Æthelred II; unclear which reign)) Algar 5 held office of Moneyer for Æthelred 67
Office EMC Coin  2001.0328 (N 188/N 190 ('Styca' of Æthelred II; unclear which reign)) Æthelred 67 held office of King
Office EMC Coin  2001.0356 (N 196 (Abp Wigmund; 'styca')) Æthelhelm 32 held office of Moneyer for Wigmund 6
Office EMC Coin  2001.0356 (N 196 (Abp Wigmund; 'styca')) Wigmund 6 held office of Archbishop
Office EMC Coin  2001.0337 (N 188/N 190 ('Styca' of Æthelred II; unclear which reign)) Æthelred 44 held office of King
Office EMC Coin  2001.0339 (N 188/N 190 ('Styca' of Æthelred II; unclear which reign)) Æthelred 44 held office of King
Office EMC Coin  2001.0339 (N 188/N 190 ('Styca' of Æthelred II; unclear which reign)) Wendelberht 1 held office of Moneyer for Æthelred 44
Office EMC Coin  2001.0338 (N 188/N 190 ('Styca' of Æthelred II; unclear which reign)) Æthelred 44 held office of King
Office EMC Coin  2001.0338 (N 188/N 190 ('Styca' of Æthelred II; unclear which reign)) Wendelberht 1 held office of Moneyer for Æthelred 44
Office EMC Coin  2001.0357 (N 197 (Abp Wulfhere)) Wulfhere 8 held office of Archbishop
Office EMC Coin  2001.0357 (N 197 (Abp Wulfhere)) Wulfred 47 held office of Moneyer for Wulfhere 8