A fleet of ships landed a Viking army in Devon. Egbert, king of Wessex, fought the Vikings at Carhampton but was defeated by the invaders.
Editors. "Vikings invade Devon". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 May 2009; last revised 30 November -1.
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