Browsing Invasion, conquest and annexation

112 articles found

Headword Date Article Type
The Anglo-Saxon Chronicle records the first Viking raids on England 789 T
The Vikings sack the island abbey of Lindisfarne, off the northeastern coast of England 793 T
King Egbert of Wessex conquers Cornwall 815 T
Danes raid Kent 835 T
Vikings invade Devon 836 T Note
The Danes enter Thames estuary and march on Canterbury 851 T
A great Danish Viking army invades East Anglia 865 T Note
Northumbria falls to the Vikings 866 - 867 T Note
The Danes begin raids on Sussex 895 T
Bohemia becomes independent from Moravia 895 T Note
Arab merchants settle on the East African coast 900 T Note
Beginnings of the English reconquest of the Danelaw 914 - 919 T Note
Persian Buwayhids capture Baghdad 945 T Note
King Swein leads a Danish invasion of England 1003 T Note
Battle of Hastings; the Norman Conquest 1066 - 1087 T
William of Normandy invades Wales 1081 T Note
Northumbria regained by Henry II for England 1157 T Note
Louis (later VIII) invades England 1215 - 1217 T Note
Edward I invades Wales 1277 T Note
Edward I invades Scotland 1296 T Note

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