Hampshire chronicle dating
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For this act he was driven into exile (645–648) in East Anglia by Penda.Ceawlin also defeated Aethelberht of Kent at a place called Wibbandun in 568.Having extended the power of Wessex north of the Thames, Ceawlin was expelled in 592 by his nephew Ceol, who reigned for five years. Stevenson and Stenton seem to have had little feel for this process (cf. 40), perhaps because the connection between extant Old English poetry (which is mostly set on the continent) and the English landscape is relatively slight (cf. Coincidences do after all occur – what is the probability of the present writer having been born 1500 years after 449 (as is the case)? Kemble seems to have had in mind especially the commonplaces of origin legends (the three ships, the divine ancestor, etc.), but even more important is the tendency for fiction to gather round places and place-names. Bede placed them after the sack of Rome in 410 (see below), but Gildas evinces no knowledge of that event, nor of any ‘Honorian Rescript’ (cf. 17)., Abhandlungen der Preus-sischen Akademie der Wissenschaften 1937, Phil.-hist. This is surely a deduction from and allusion to the ‘bellum Saxonum Pictorumque adversus Brittones eo tempore iunctis viribus susceptum’ which Bede took from Constantius ( 11, 81), places in the consular year preceding Aëtius' third consulship. 1, 480.) Bede must have known that Aëtius' third consulship was in 446 from Marcellinus' indiction, from Prosper's 11, 31.