NEW - Britain in the Dark Ages - from 'A History of the British Nation' (1912)

King Alfred statue, Winchester
King Alfred statue, Winchester
Events
Early Anglo-Saxon Britain

Alfred the Great
Ethelred, the Danes, and the Confessor

People
Aethelbald of Wessex (reigned 858-860)
Aethelberht of Wessex (reigned 860-866)
Aethelred I of Wessex (reigned 866-871)
Aethelwulf (Ethelwulf) (reigned 839-858)
Alfred the Great (reigned 871-899)
Alcuin of York
Athelstan (reigned 925-940)
Bede
Eadred (reigned 946-955)
Edmund the Magnificent (Edmund I) (reigned 940-946)
Edward the Elder (reigned 899-925)
Egbert of Wessex (reigned 802-839)
Gildas
St Aidan
St Cuthbert
St Dunstan

Battles
Aclea
Edington
Maldon

Daily Life
Anglo-Saxon Architecture
Anglo-Saxon Burhs (planned towns)
Anglo-Saxon Life
Anglo-Saxon Life-kinship and lordship
Early Christian England

What can be seen today?
Anglo-Saxon churches
Anglo-Saxon Remains - a gospel, a jewel, and place names
The Sutton Hoo Anglo-Saxon treasure

Anglo-Saxon attractions in Britain

London History
Also see "Anglo-Saxon London" in our "London History"section.