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Author Topic: 465AD The battle of Wipped's Creek  (Read 32 times)
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Tim of Aclea
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« on: May 09, 2018, 12:42:11 PM »

ASC: Here Hengest and Aesc fought against the Welsh [British] near Wipped's Creek [unidentified location presumed to be in Kent] and their killed 12 Welsh chieftains, and one of his thegns, whose name was Wipped, was killed there.

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« Reply #1 on: May 13, 2018, 15:01:07 PM »

The remaining entries for Hengest in the ASC are for 473AD when they are said to have defeated the Welsh in an unnamed battle and for 488 when Aesc is said to have succeeded Hengest as king of Kent and ruled for the next 24 years.

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