Saxon Chronicle & King Alfred
[[File:Peterborough.Chronicle.firstpage.jpg|thumb|228px|right|The initial page of the Peterborough Chronicle. Alfred the Great (elf counsel ; 849 – 26 October 899) was King of Wessex from 871 to 899./5
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ANGLO SAXON CHRONICLES Compiled on the orders of King Alfred the Great in approximately A.D. 890, and subsequently maintained and added to by generations of anonymous scribes until the middle of the 12th Century. 1-448 The island Britain (1) is 800 miles long, and 200 miles broad. And there are in the island five nations; English, Welsh (or British) (2), Scottish, Pictish, and Latin. The first inhabitants were the Britons, who came from Armenia (3), and first peopled Britain southward. Then happened it, that the Picts came south from Scythia, with long ships, not many; and, landing first in the northern part of Ireland, they told the Scots that they must dwell there. But they would not give them leave; for the Scots told them that they could not all dwell there together; "But," said the Scots, "we can nevertheless give you advice. We know another island here to the east. There you may dwell, if you will; and whosoever withstandeth you, we will assist you, that you may gain it." Then went the Picts and en ...
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