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Post-Roman Carlisle and the kingdoms of the North-west

R. Cunliffe Shaw

Post-Roman Carlisle and the kingdoms of the North-west

by R. Cunliffe Shaw

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Published by Guardian Press in Preston [Eng.] .
Written in English

  • Carlisle (England),
  • Great Britain,
  • England,
  • Carlisle.
    • Subjects:
    • Anglo-Saxons -- England -- Carlisle,
    • Carlisle (England) -- History,
    • Great Britain -- History -- Anglo-Saxon period, 449-1066

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographies.

      Statement[by] R. Cunliffe Shaw.
      LC ClassificationsDA690.C335 S5 1964
      The Physical Object
      Pagination70 p.
      Number of Pages70
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5929982M
      LC Control Number64055535

      A petty kingdom is a kingdom described as minor or "petty" by contrast to an empire or unified kingdom that either preceded or succeeded it (e.g. the numerous kingdoms of Anglo-Saxon England unified into the Kingdom of England in the 10th century, or the numerous Gaelic kingdoms of Ireland as the Kingdom of Ireland in the 16th century). Alternatively, a petty . Carlisle (/ k ɑr ˈ l aɪ l / or local / ˈ k ɑr l aɪ l / from Cumbric: Caer Luel Scottish Gaelic: Cathair Luail) is a city and the county town of Cumbria. Historically in Cumberland, it is also the administrative centre of the City of Carlisle district in North West le is located at the confluence of the rivers Eden, Caldew and Petteril, 10 miles (16 km) south of the Scottish.

      This book focuses on one particularly exciting area of the Viking world, namely the north-west region of England, where they are known to have settled in large numbers. North-west England was the crossroads between Ireland, Scotland, Wales, the Isle of Man, and the Anglo-Saxon kingdoms. This volume details the results of archaeological and palaeoecological survey carried out in Cumbria between and as part of the North West Wetlands Survey. Divided geographically, the sections focus on southern Cumbria, the western coastal plain and north plains, discussing the background, aims and methodology of the project.

      Cumbria (English: / ˈ k ʌ m b r i ə / KUM-bree-ə; locally [ˈkʊmbɾiə] KUUM-bree-ə) is a ceremonial and non-metropolitan county in North West England. The county and Cumbria County Council, its local government, came into existence in after . Historical. Carlisle has held city status since the Middle Ages and a borough constituency or parliamentary borough for centuries, at one time returning two MPs. In it became a municipal borough which was promoted to county borough status in The city's boundaries have changed since the final time in when under the Local Government Act .

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New!!: Carlisle, Cumbria and A7 road (Great Britain) See more» A74(M) and M74 motorways. The A74(M) and M74 form a major motorway in the United Kingdom, mainly in Scotland, with a short section in. There is evidence to suggest that Carlisle continued in some form in the post Roman period and we know that by it was an ecclesiastical and administrative centre of the Northumbrian kings.

As to what is was called, the jury is out (although given that Carlisle is a British name, probably something like Caer Lliwelydd in Welsh, Luelcestre or. Books at Amazon. The Books homepage helps you explore Earth's Biggest Bookstore without ever leaving the comfort of your couch.

Here you'll find current best sellers in books, new releases in books, deals in books, Kindle eBooks, Audible audiobooks, and. by Paul Chrystal. This important book covers all the places where the Roman occupation of the north of England has left its mark: from Buxton and Lincoln in the south of the region to Carlisle, Hadrian’s Wall and beyond in the north; from Brough in the east to Chester in the west.

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A document of describes this local system of justice as “ancient as lovable customs”, and Robb speculates that then and for some time after it. Some later post-Roman high kings, accepted as such in other references, are not on Geoffrey's list, and are shown here in red text. The listing of most of these British monarchs was derived by the late Lewis Thorpe PhD from the translation of The .The Britons, gradually withdrawing into Cornwall, Wales, the north-west of England and the west of Scotland south of the Clyde, had quickly divided the land into a number of kingdoms, the boundaries of which varied according to circumstances.The name Carlisle stems from Brythonic Luguwalion meaning ‘Place of Lugos’ Strength’.

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