Major Battles Timeline
Battle of Bladon, British victory at Mount Bladon under ‘Ambrosius Aurelionus’ checks incursion by Saxon & Angles for about 44 years.
West Saxons defeat British at the Battle of Doerham.
Defeat of West Saxons at the Battle of Faddiley stops further incursion into Wales.
Athelfrith of Deira & Bernicia defeats the king of Dal Riata at the Battle of Degsaston.
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Athelfrith wins major battle against the Britons at the Battle of Chester.
Radwald king of East Anglia with Edwin of Deira defeats and kills Athelfrith at the Battle of River Idle,Edwin of Deira & Bernicia as well.
Penda of Mercia & Cadwallon of Gwynedd defeat and kill Edwin at the Battle of Hatfield.
Oswald of Bernicia & Deira defeats and kills Cadwallon at the Battle of Heavenfield.
Penda of Mercia defeats Oswald of Bernicia & Deira at the Battle of Maserfelth.
Oswiu of Deira defeats and kills Penda and British allies at the Battle of Winwad.
Ecgfrith of Northumbria defeated and killed by Picts at the Battle of Nechtansmere.
Offa of Mercia defeats Wessex at the Battle of Benson.
Battle of Ellendun Ecgbert of Wessex defeats Beornwulf of Mercia.
Ecgbert defeats Danes and Britons in Cornwall.
York falls to viking force.
Battle of Hoxne King Edmund of East Anglia is martyred with defeat of East Anglia.
Battle of Ashdown victory for king Athelred of Wessex over vikings.
Vikings defeat king Burgred of Mercia.
King Alfred of Wessex defeats Guthrum at Ethandun (Edington).
Alfred retakes London.
Edward the Elder defeats the Danes of York.
Athelstan conquers Northumbria.
Athelstan defeats the Scots,Danes and Strathclyde at Brunanburgh.
Eadred achieves submision of York`s vikings at the Battle of Stainmore Eric Bloodaxe killed.
Battle of Maldon defeat of Ealdorman Byrethnoth by norse raiders.
Sweyn I Folkbeard invades England king Athelred exiled.
Athelred returns Brian Buro of Ireland defeats the vikings at the Battle of Clontarf.
Edmund Ironside defeated at Ashington by Cnut who became king when Edmund died later.
Malcolm II of Scotia defeats English at Carham.
Earl Harold of Wessex and Tostig subdue Wales Gruffudd ap Llywelyn is killed.
King Harold II defeats Norwegian king Harald Hardraada and Tostig at the Battle of Stamford Bridge.
King Harold II defeated at Senlac ridge by the Norman invaders.