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England

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Anglo-Saxon Conquest

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England

Pre-Norman England

Anglo-Saxon Conquest

556 Barbury Castle: Battle of Beran Burg

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England

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Anglo-Saxon Conquest

Battle of Beran Burg

Saxons

Ceawlin King Wessex

Cynric King Wessex

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England

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Anglo-Saxon Conquest

Battle of Beran Burg

Britons

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England

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Anglo-Saxon Conquest

568 Battle of Wibbandun

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Battle of Wibbandun

Saxons

Ceawlin King Wessex

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England

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Anglo-Saxon Conquest

Battle of Wibbandun

Kent

Æthelberht King Kent [18]

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England

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Anglo-Saxon Conquest

571 Battle of Bedcanford

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Battle of Bedcanford

Saxons

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England

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Anglo-Saxon Conquest

Battle of Bedcanford

Britons

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577 Dyrham: Battle of Lower Severn

After which the Anglo-Saxons took Gloucester, Cirencester and Bath. The battle is a key moment in the Saxon advance, their reaching the Bristol Channel for the first time.

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England

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Anglo-Saxon Conquest

Battle of Lower Severn

Saxons

Cuthwine King Wessex [12]

Ceawlin King Wessex

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England

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Anglo-Saxon Conquest

Battle of Lower Severn

Britons

Farinmail Unknown killed

Condidan Unknown killed

Coinmail Unknown killed

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England

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Anglo-Saxon Conquest

584 Stoke Lyne: Battle of Fethan Leag

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England

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Anglo-Saxon Conquest

Battle of Fethan Leag

Saxons

Ceawlin King Wessex

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England

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Anglo-Saxon Conquest

Battle of Fethan Leag

Britons

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England

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Anglo-Saxon Conquest

592 Adam's Grave: First Battle of Woden's Barrow

At which the Anglo-Saxon King of Wessex Ceawlin King Wessex was driven out. He may have been fighting the Britons but likely he was fighting Ceol King Wessex, his nephew, who became the next King of Wessex.

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England

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Anglo-Saxon Conquest

First Battle of Woden's Barrow

Ceal

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England

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Anglo-Saxon Conquest

First Battle of Woden's Barrow

Ceawlin

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England

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Anglo-Saxon Conquest

596 Pope Gregory's First Mission to Christianise the Anglo-Saxons

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Anglo-Saxon Conquest

604 Pope Gregory's Second Mission to Christianise the Anglo-Saxons

b 604 Paulinius Unknown Archbishop Canterbury arrived