Senlac


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Sen·lac

 (sĕn′lăk′)
A hill in southern England near Hastings. The battle fought here in 1066, in which William the Conqueror defeated Harold II, is known as the Battle of Hastings.

Senlac

(ˈsɛnlæk)
n
(Placename) a hill in Sussex: site of the Battle of Hastings in 1066

Sen•lac

(ˈsɛn læk)

n.
a hill in Sussex, in SE England: supposed site of the Battle of Hastings, 1066.
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In his right hand he grasped his hunting knife--a puny, futile thing indeed by comparison with the great rows of mighty teeth which lined Sheeta's powerful jaws, and the sharp talons encased within his padded paws; yet the young Lord Greystoke faced it with the same courageous resignation with which some fearless ancestor went down to defeat and death on Senlac Hill by Hastings.
1066 The Battle of Hastings was fought at Senlac Hill, in Sussex, at which William of Normandy defeated Harold of England to claim the English throne.
1066: The Battle of Hastings was fought at Senlac Hill in Sussex at which William of Normandy defeated Harold of England to claim the English throne.
ON THIS ON THIS DAY DAY 1066: The Battle of Hastings was fought at Senlac Hill, in Sussex, at which William of Normandy defeated Harold of England to claim the English throne.
The pages of history, rich with the exploits of our glorious past from Senlac to Waterloo, will rarely offer us a finer or a more daring episode.
The pages of history, rich with the exploits of our glorious past from Senlac (where Harold positioned his men for the battle of Hastings) to Waterloo, will rarely offer us a finer or a more daring episode.
This year marks the 950th anniversary of the fight in Senlac, near Hastings (now renamed Battle), where the English King Harold II was defeated by the Norman leader William.
This summer I sat on Senlac Hill, Picturing the scene below, And only saw the inscription, As I rose to my feet to go.
Los hombres que lucharon en Verdun, Waterloo, Flandes, Senlac, Las Termopilas, todos ellos tenian piojos arrastrandose por sus testiculos.
Tune in to the English Heritage audio tour (available in six languages) of Senlac Hill, where William the Conqueror pulled off his famous away win, and you can enjoy the soundtrack, too.
Stevenson's conclusions are that the Germans wore themselves out by conducting an offensive in 1918 when they had maintained a defensive stance in the West since their early victories in 1914 and comments that 'like Harold Godwin on Senlac Hill, Napoleon's Imperial Guard at Waterloo or Pickett's Confederates at Gettysburg they were most vulnerable when they sallied forth, and most imposing as they sealed their downfall'.
is engaged in the exploration, development and production of in-situ thermal heavy oil and bitumen production in the Athabasca oil sands of Alberta and in Senlac, Saskatchewan.