Aclea sentence example
- In 851 also AEthelwulf and AEthelbald won their great victory at Aclea, probably the modern Ockley.
- For though Wessex had its full share of Danish attacks it met them with a vigour that was not seen in the other realms. The defence was often, if not always, successful; and once at least (at Aclea in 851) -~lthelwu1f exterminated a whole Danish army with the greatest slaughter among the heathen host that had been heard of down to that day, as the Anglo-Saxon chronicler is careful to record.
- B.) Iethelbald, king of Wessex, was the son of Ã†thelwulf, with whom he led the West Saxons to victory against the Danes at Aclea, 851.
- B.) Iethelbald, king of Wessex, was the son of Ãƒâ€ thelwulf, with whom he led the West Saxons to victory against the Danes at Aclea, 851.