Location: Repton / Derbyshire

Factoid List

View Factoid Type Source Ref. Primary Person Short Description
Event Asser.VitAlfredi  47   The other part [of the pagan army] (Anonymi 79) with three kings (Guthrum 1, Oscytel 1 and Anwend 1) went to Cambridge.
Event Asser.VitAlfredi  47   The army (Anonymi 69), leaving Repton, divided into two bands.
Event Asser.VitAlfredi  46   The army (Anonymi 69) wintered in the place called Repton.
Event Felix.VitGuthlaci  20   Leaving all behind, Guthlac 2 journeyed to the monasterium of Repton.
Event Felix.VitGuthlaci  20   Guthlac 2 received the tonsure of St Peter under the abbess Ælfthryth 1.
Event Felix.VitGuthlaci  20   After Guthlac 2 had been tonsured he assumed clerical garb and strove to expiate his past sins.
Event Felix.VitGuthlaci  20-1   After receiving the tonsure Guthlac 2 abstained from intoxicating liquor.
Event Felix.VitGuthlaci  21   The brethren (Anonymi 246) hated Guthlac 2 for his abstention from liquor but afterwards showed affection for him because of his character.
Office Felix.VitGuthlaci  20 Ælfthryth 1 held office of Abbess
Education Felix.VitGuthlaci  22 Guthlac 2 Guthlac 2 was taught letters.
Education Felix.VitGuthlaci  22 Guthlac 2 Guthlac 2 chose to learn to chant the psalms.
Education Felix.VitGuthlaci  22 Guthlac 2 Guthlac 2 was instructed in the Holy Scriptures and monastic discipline.
Education Felix.VitGuthlaci  23 Guthlac 2 Guthlac 2 was instructed in the canticles, psalms, hymns, prayers and ecclesiastical practices
Occupation Felix.VitGuthlaci  21 Anonymi 246 Brother
Occupation Felix.VitGuthlaci  22 Anonymi 255 Teacher
Occupation Felix.VitGuthlaci  24 Anonymi 256 Monastic elder
Event ASC  875 ADEG, <876> B, 876 C   Here the here (Anonymi 34) went from Repton.
Event ASC  875 ADEG, <876> B, 876 C   Guthrum 1, Oscytel 1 and Anwend 1 went from Repton to Cambridge with a great here (Anonymi 900).
Event ASC  874 ADEG, <875> B, 875 C   Here the here (Anonymi 34) went from Lindsey to Repton.
Event ASC  874 ADEG, <875> B, 875 C   The here (Anonymi 34) took its winterquarters there [sc. in Repton].
Event ASC  755 ACDEG, <755> B   The body [of Æthelbald 4] lay at Repton.
Event ASC  755 ACDEF(OE and Lat.)G, <755> B   In that same year Æthelbald 4 was slain at Seckington [F(OE and Lat.) substitutes: Repton].
Transaction S68      Wulfhere 1, king of the Mercians and the inland and South Angles, to St Peter's, Medeshamstede; confirmation and grant of many estates
Transaction S72      Æthelred 2, king, to St Peter's, Medeshamstede; grant of land at Breedon on the Hill, Leics.; Hrepingas (? Repton, Derbys.); Cedenac; Swineshead, Lincs.; Heanbyrig; Lodeshale; Shifnal, Salop.; Costesford; Stretford (? Stretford, Salop.); Wattlesborough and Lizard, Salop.; Æthelhuniglond (? in Kent); and Bardney, Lincs.
Transaction S197      Abbot Eanmund 5 and his familia in the minster at Breedon-on-the-Hill 1, Leics., to Humberht 1, princeps; gift of a precious vessel as part of an exchange between the house and Beorhtwulf 2, king of the Mercians
Transaction S197      Abbot Eanmund 5 and his familia in the minster at Breedon-on-the-Hill 1, Leics., to Beorhtwulf 2, king of the Mercians; gift of 180 mancuses in gold and 15 hides (manentes) at Stanlege (? Stanley, Derbys.) and at Bellanford (? Belford, Northants.) to the king and also the donation of a precious vessel to Humberht 1, princeps in return for a grant of privileges
Transaction S197      Beorhtwulf 2, king of the Mercians, to Abbot Eanmund 5 and his familia in the minster at Breedon-on-the-Hill 1, Leics.; grant of privileges, in return for a gift of 180 mancuses in gold and 15 hides (manentes) at Stanlege (? Stanley, Derbys.) and at Bellanford (? Belford, Northants.) to the king and also the donation of a precious vessel to Humberht 1, princeps
Event S197      Beorhtwulf 2, king of the Mercians, to Abbot Eanmund 5 and his familia in the minster at Breedon-on-the-Hill, Leics.; grant of privileges, in return for a gift of 180 mancuses in gold and 15 hides (manentes) at Stanlege (? Stanley, Derbys.) and at Bellanford (? Belford, Northants.) to the king and also the donation of a precious vessel to Humberht 1, princeps
Event Æthelweard.Chron  iv.3 (p. 41)   Oscytel 1, Guthrum 1 and Anwend 1 went with a huge army (Anonymi 2507) from Repton to Cambridge.
Event Æthelweard.Chron  iv.3 (p. 40)   The barbarians (Anonymi 34) at last moved their settlement to Repton.
Event Æthelweard.Chron  ii.18 (p. 24)   The body of Æthelbald 4 reposed in the monasterium which is called Repton.
Transaction S1805      Frithuric 4, princeps, to Abbot Headda 6; grant of 31 manentes at Hrepingas (cf. Repton, Derbys.).
Event WilliamofMalmesbury.GestaPontificumAnglorum  iv.161.2   Wigstan 8's body was found in the column of light; in revealed the crime in its deep cavern, and proved the wickedness of the murder. His remains, raised by his attentive relatives, were placed at Repton, a monastery famous in those days, though now it is a vill of the earl of Chester. Its glory decayed with the years, and now he lies in Evesham.
Event RestingPlaces  II.16   St Wigstan 8 rests in the monastery of Repton near the river Trent.
Office EMC Coin  1986.0393 (N 768 (Second Hand) (Hild. B2)) Eadsige 32 held office of Moneyer for Æthelred 32
RecordedNames EMC Coin  1986.0393 (N 768 (Second Hand) (Hild. B2)) Eadsige 32
Office EMC Coin  1986.0393 (N 768 (Second Hand) (Hild. B2)) Æthelred 32 held office of King
Office EMC Coin  1986.0394 (N 814 (Pacx [var: rev. short cross]) (Hild. Da)) Blacman 14 held office of Moneyer for Edward 15
RecordedNames EMC Coin  1986.0394 (N 814 (Pacx [var: rev. short cross]) (Hild. Da)) Blacman 14
Office EMC Coin  1986.0394 (N 814 (Pacx [var: rev. short cross]) (Hild. Da)) Edward 15 held office of King
RecordedNames EMC Coin  1986.0403 (N 802 (Harold I Jewel Cross)) Harold 5
Office EMC Coin  1986.0403 (N 802 (Harold I Jewel Cross)) Harold 5 held office of King
RecordedNames EMC Coin  1986.0403 (N 802 (Harold I Jewel Cross)) Thurulf 7
Office EMC Coin  1986.0403 (N 802 (Harold I Jewel Cross)) Thurulf 7 held office of Moneyer for Harold 5
Office EMC Coin  1986.0402 (N 626 (Alfred, Lunette (broken in centre))) Alfred 8 held office of King
Office EMC Coin  1986.0404 (N 818 (Small Flan) (Hild. B)) Edward 15 held office of King