battle of Brunanburh


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Noun1.battle of Brunanburh - a battle in 937 when Athelstan defeated the Scots
Scotland - one of the four countries that make up the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland; located on the northern part of the island of Great Britain; famous for bagpipes and plaids and kilts
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There are also plans to put on an annual Viking festival at the site, culminating in part of the village being burned to the ground in a reenactment of the Battle of Brunanburh.
The Battle of Brunanburh is said to have taken place on what is now a golf course on Brackenwood Road, Bebington.
An area steeped in history, Bromborough is a contender for the site of an epic battle in the year 937, the Battle of Brunanburh, which confirmed England as an Anglo-Saxon kingdom.