Event: RaidingHæsten 1.raiding on kingdom of Alfred 8 for second time
- Asserted in: ASC 893 A (p. 57), <894> B (p. 42), 894 C (p. 67), 894 D (p. 32), 894 G (pp. 63-4)
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||Hæsten 1 was away harrying.
Primary Source Info
||A: ... wæs þa ut afaren on hergaþ ...
|Date from Source
||893 A, <894> B, 894 CDG: after Hæsten 1 had taken up occupancy at Benfleet
*This event is mentioned in two places in the annal for 893.
Persons associated with this Event:
(Viking leader who came to Britain from Francia, fl. 892) : When Hæsten 1's fortification was being broken up, this was the second time he had gone harrying the kingdom of Alfred 8.
(The part of Anonymi 133 who went east to the Continent) : The great army (Anonymi 968) was at home.
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