Anglo-Saxon brooch tells a tale

Anglo-Saxon brooch tells a tale
 

HISTORICALLY, the Anglo-Saxon period denotes Britain between about 450 and 1066, from the initial migration from northern Europe and up until the Norman Conquest – and, of course, it is remembered as the era in which the English nation was established.
Thoughts hereabouts tend to dwell on the Picts at this time, yet the Anglo Saxons also inhabited the east of Scotland, and its language was spoken and written here, to an extent, until about the 12th century.
It is also thought that many of the Anglo-Saxon nobility fled to Scotland after the Normans conquered in the ten-hundreds. The... read more

 
20 January 2018 in Lifestyle, Views: 43
Source: The Courier
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