Tag Archives: Pre-conquest Saxon

A Hymn of Alfred’s

The Story of Alfred the Great “He seems to me a very foolish man, and very wretched, who will not increase his understanding while he is in the world.” King Alfred, the Great (849-899) Leading up to the 10th century, … Continue reading

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Bountiful North Yorkshire

                                                                                                                                                                                                                  (Revised July 3, 2006, with additional photos, July 12, 2006, w/ links) ( Duncombe Park photos added w/revisions April 10 & April 15, 2009 ) (revision June 7, 2015 on York and tags)       Yorkshire is the largest county containing … Continue reading

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