Banburyshire - Location - Anglo-Saxon Chronicle

Anglo-Saxon Chronicle

The Anglo-Saxon Chronicle recorded that Vikings raided the village of Hook Norton in AD 913. Banburyshire, Warwickshire and Northamptonshire were on the Front line of the Viking/Anglo-Saxon conflict of that time. and a parish church was built there by AD 922. The Domesday Book records that in 1086 Hook Norton had 76 villagers and two mills.

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