King Eadred

King of England 946-955


In 947 Eadred invaded Northumbria to expel Eric Bloodaxe, the new Viking king. Eric held out until 954, when Northumbria was finally absorbed into England.


King Eadred Links




Book: Coinage in Tenth-century England from Edward the Elder to Edgar's Reform


Genealogy of King Eadred

Predecessor: Edmund I his brother
Successor: Edwy his nephew

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