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Monument Name Assandun
SMR Number 7312
Summary It has been argued convincingly that Ashdun is the site of the battle of `Assandun', 1016.
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Description It has been argued convincingly that Assandun is the site of the battle of `Assandun', 1016. <1> <2>
Monument Type(s) BATTLEFIELD (Dated 1016AD to 1016AD)
Monument Class(es) DOCUMENTARY EVIDENCE
Period 1016AD to 1016AD Early Medieval
Status Not Known
Administration Area ASHDON, UTTLESFORD, ESSEX
National Grid Reference Square: TL54SE
Ref: 585415
Finds None listed
Events None listed
Sources <1> Desc Text : CBA Research Report No. 19 Historic Churches - a wasting asset (Rodwell, Warwick J with Rodwell, KA) p95 Dated : 1977

<2> Desc Text : The Site of Assandun - (Journal of History Studies) (Hart, C) Vol 1, pp1-12 Dated : 1968

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