||Ealhhere 11 and Huda 1 with others fought against a pagan army (Anonymi 14) on the island of Thanet.
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||In the same year as Ęthelwulf 1 sent Alfred 8 to Rome [sc. 853].
*Asser notes that Thanet was called 'Ruim' in British speech.
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(Ealdorman of Kent, fl. 839-853, killed 853) : Ealher 1 with the dwellers in Kent and Huda 1 with the people of Surrey fought against an army of pagans (Anonymi 14) on the island of Thanet and initially gained the victory. The battle extended over a long time and many on either side were cutr down and drowned in the water.
(Ealdorman [of ?Surrey], killed 853)
(Pagan army on Thanet, fl. 853)
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