There are almost no written sources mentioning Lancashire or Manchester before William the Conqueror’s Domesday survey […]
The first half of the tenth century saw the English Kings continued struggle against the Danes, […]
Popular myth tells that in 448 the Saxons became masters of the whole of Lancashire in […]
The main archeological evidence of the Dark Ages is the Nico Ditch. This is a linear […]
The Roman fort initially founded around 79AD was probably about 2-3 acres in size with around 500 […]
It’s probable that there was a Brigantes settlement at the junction of the Irwell and Irk […]
By the AD 60’s there is much evidence of Roman penetration around the Pennines. A site […]
Roger De Montgomery was in command of a wing at the Battle of Hastings but returned to […]