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  • 597

    Augustine of Canterbury arrives in Great Brittain

    Augustine of Canterbury arrives in Great Brittain
    Augustine of Canterbury arrives in Great Brittain.
  • Period: 597 to Sep 25, 1066

    Timeline of British History

    This is a timeline of British history.
  • Mar 1, 793

    Vikings

    Vikings
    Vikings raid Lindisfarne
  • May 6, 878

    The Battle of Ethandun

    The Battle of Ethandun
    A viking defeat took place wich would result in the treaty of Wedmore and the establishment of Danelaw
  • Sep 25, 1066

    The Battle of Stamford Bridge

    The Battle of Stamford Bridge
    The remaining Norse under Harald Hardrada were defeated by the bulk of England's army under the command of its king.
  • Oct 1, 1164

    Henry II of England Issues the Constitutions of Clarendon

    Henry II of England Issues the Constitutions of Clarendon
    A set of legislative procedures passed by Henry II of England in 1164.
  • Jun 15, 1215

    The Magna Carta

    The Magna Carta
    The Magna Carta was signed.
  • Oct 19, 1348

    The Black Death

    The Black Death
    The Bubonic Plague arrives in England.
  • Jul 21, 1403

    The Battle of Shrewsbury

    The Battle of Shrewsbury
    A battle took place in Shrewsbury.
  • Sep 9, 1513

    The Battle of Flodden

    The Battle of Flodden
    King James IV of Scotland and thousands of other Scots were killed in a defeat at the hands of the English.
  • The Gunpowder Plot

    The Gunpowder Plot
    A plot in which Guy Fawkes and other Catholic associates conspired to blow up King James VI and I and the Parliament of England was uncovered.
  • The Act of Settlement 1701

    The Act of Settlement 1701
    It required the English monarch to be Protestant, and It was passed.