How many Viking Age helmets do you know?
The battle between the Vikings and the West Franks in 881.
A new scholarly publication that questions our idea that Viking activity started only with the Lindisfarne raid. I found this via the ever-informative web site Medievalists.net. For the direct link, see the European Journal of Archaeology (available in Open Access, DOI: https://doi.org/10.1017/eaa.2019.19).
What’s new in Repton?
The battle fought in February 880 between the sons of the King of East Francia and the Vikings.
The battle fought in 871 between the Wessex Saxons and Danes.