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Alfred The Great, King of Wessex AD He was a remarkable and pious man who… Anglo Saxon History, British History, Ancient History, Anglo Saxon Kings, Alfred The Great, Medieval, Plantagenet, Great King, English Royalty

Alfred, King of Wessex & King of the English

Alfred The Great, King of Wessex AD 871. He was a remarkable and pious man who brought a new order to the Kingdom following his defeat of the Danes. His son built New Minster at Winchester as a family mausoleum to house his tomb.

Alfred The Great, King of Wessex AD He was a remarkable and pious man who… Anglo Saxon History, British History, Ancient History, Anglo Saxon Kings, Alfred The Great, Medieval, Plantagenet, Great King, English Royalty

Alfred, King of Wessex & King of the English

Alfred The Great, King of Wessex AD 871. He was a remarkable and pious man who brought a new order to the Kingdom following his defeat of the Danes. His son built New Minster at Winchester as a family mausoleum to house his tomb.

Amid the ruins of Shaftesbury Abbey is a recreation of a medieval herb garden, and in the centre of this, surveying the whole site, is a striking bronze statue of Alfred the Great, founder of the Abbey and King of Wessex from 871 to Anglo Saxon History, European History, British History, Ancient History, Ancient Aliens, American History, Uk History, Asian History, Tudor History

Alfred the Great, King of Wessex

Amid the ruins of Shaftesbury Abbey is a recreation of a medieval herb garden, and in the centre of this, surveying the whole site, is a striking bronze statue of Alfred the Great, founder of the Abbey and King of Wessex from 871 to 899.

Stained glass of Aethelflaed, Lady of the Mercians, eldest daughter of Alfred the Great. Anglo Saxon History, European History, British History, Art History, American History, Anglo Saxon Kingdoms, Alfred The Great, English Monarchs, Stained Glass Angel

The Anglo-Saxon Kingdom of Mercia

Stained glass of Aethelflaed, Lady of the Mercians, eldest daughter of Alfred the Great.

King Alfred the Great of England - Stock Image - Anglo Saxon History, European History, British History, Anglo Saxon Kingdoms, Alfred The Great, English Monarchs, The Last Kingdom, Great King, Mystery Of History

King Alfred the Great of England - Stock Image - C001/1269

Alfred "The Great" King of England was king of Wessex defending the English Kingdom against vikings (Danes). He was considered a learned and merciful man who encouraged education and improved his kingdom legal system and military structure. Who is the only English king titled with "The Great."

Sherborne Abbey, Sherborne, Dorset The Lady Chapel, the North window 1932 by Christopher Webb Uk History, European History, British History, Medieval Town, Medieval Times, Anglo Saxon History, Alfred The Great, Vice Versa, Plantagenet

King Alfred the Great

Sherborne Abbey, Sherborne, Dorset The Lady Chapel, the North window 1932 by Christopher Webb

Sherborne Abbey, Sherborne, Dorset The Lady Chapel, the North window 1932 by Christopher Webb Uk History, European History, British History, Medieval Town, Medieval Times, Anglo Saxon History, Alfred The Great, Vice Versa, Plantagenet

King Alfred the Great

Sherborne Abbey, Sherborne, Dorset The Lady Chapel, the North window 1932 by Christopher Webb

Æthelflæd: d. Æthelflæd, Lady of the Mercians, was the eldest daughter of Alfred the Great, king of the Anglo-Saxon kingdom of … Uk History, My Family History, European History, Women In History, British History, American History, Saxon Chronicles, Anglo Saxon Chronicle, Anglo Saxon Kingdoms

Hidden historical heroines (#21: Æthelflæd, Lady of the Mercians)

Hidden historical heroines (#21: Æthelflæd, Lady of the Mercians) – ErinLawless.co.uk

Alfred the Great detail from Alfred the Great and Hugh Paganis - image from Stained Glass in Wales

Alfred the Great.

Alfred the Great.

Alfred the Great detail from Alfred the Great and Hugh Paganis - image from Stained Glass in Wales

Alfred the Great.

Alfred the Great.

Early medieval illustration of Aethelflaed - Lady of Mercia from England's Anglo-Saxon period at the end of the early middle ages. Anglo Saxon History, European History, Women In History, British History, Ancient History, History Icon, History Medieval, History Memes, Funny History

Aethelflaed, Lady of the Mercians, Struck Fear in Viking Hearts

Aethelflaed, also known as the Lady of the Mercians, was an Anglo-Saxon ruler of Mercia who lived between the 9th and 10th centuries AD. When Aethelflaed was still a child, the Vikings controlled a large part of England.

Count Gleichen's Statue of King Alfred the Great at Wantage - © Nash Ford Publishing History Of Reading, Immobile, Great Britan, Alfred The Great, My Ancestry, Anglo Saxon, King Queen, About Uk, Statues

RBH: History of Wantage, Berkshire (Oxfordshire)

Count Gleichen's Statue of King Alfred the Great at Wantage, Oxon. - © Nash Ford Publishing

Count Gleichen's Statue of King Alfred the Great at Wantage - © Nash Ford Publishing History Of Reading, Immobile, Great Britan, Alfred The Great, My Ancestry, Anglo Saxon, King Queen, About Uk, Statues

RBH: History of Wantage, Berkshire (Oxfordshire)

Count Gleichen's Statue of King Alfred the Great at Wantage, Oxon. - © Nash Ford Publishing