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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.


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


(ˈsɛn læk)

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.
This summer I sat on Senlac Hill, Picturing the scene below, And only saw the inscription, As I rose to my feet to go.
Montemurro was involved in the initial phases of the Christina Lake and Senlac producing SAGD facilities at PanCanadian Energy Corporation and CS Resources Limited as well as at Deer Creek directing their Joslyn operations.
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.
2]) for heavy oil recovery (~14 degrees API collected from the Senlac reservoir located in the Lloydminster area, Saskatchewan, Canada).
uk/ whatson/permgall/treasures), and in my finest hour with a risk assessment form, re-enacted the Battle of Hastings at Senlac Hill.
On This Day: 1066: The Battle of Hastings was fought on Senlac Hill, where King Harold was slain as William the Conqueror's troops routed the English army.
Unabridged republication of the 1927 edition originally titled, Costume and Fashion, Volume Two: Senlac to Bosworth, 1066-1485.
Norris, Costume and Fashion, II, Senlac to Bosworth (London, 1950); and M.