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Complete pair of copper alloy sleeve/belt clasps. Excavated from Staxton Anglo-Saxon Cemetery, East Yorkshire, between 1937 and 1938.

Complete pair of copper alloy sleeve/belt clasps. Excavated from Staxton Anglo-Saxon Cemetery, East Yorkshire, between 1937 and

one of the best recreations of a period gambeson

one of the best recreations of a period gambeson

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Periods and eras in English history. There are many great historical novels to expand our understanding of the impact many of these people had on what we do today.

KS2 History Timelines- Anglo Saxons Timeline Posters

History Timelines- Anglo Saxons Timeline Posters" Read up on some basic information regarding the different centuries of Anglo-Saxon culture. It helps with maintaining realism when in character.

GENETIC BOUNDARIES: 'A pioneering study into [Britain's] genetic heritage ... shows that up to 40 per cent of [British] DNA may be from Germanic ancestors, and not the Vikings, thanks to the Anglo-Saxon migrations in 450-600AD. The project, carried out by Oxford University, is particularly interesting because it would seem that this genetic make-up bears out those old traditions and clichés about how [people] relate to each other. So the age-old rivalries between Devon and Cornwall – take…

GENETIC BOUNDARIES: 'A pioneering study into [Britain's] genetic heritage . shows that up to 40 per cent of [British] DNA may be from Germanic ancestors, and not the Vikings, thanks to the Anglo-Saxon migrations in The project, carried out by

Hnefatafl, also called The King’s Table, is a two-player game originating about 400 A.D. in Iceland, Scandanavia, Ireland, and Lappland. One unusual aspect, rare for a board game, is that the two s...

Hnefatafl: King's Table -- An old Viking board game - predecessor to Nine Man's Morris