Battle of Ashdown, c.8 Jan 871

Victory by a West Saxon army led by Alfred the Great over the Danes. This was not a decisive victory, and the Saxons suffered subsequent defeats.
How to cite this article: Rickard, J. (25 August 2000), Ashdown, c.8 Jan 871, http://www.historyofwar.org/articles/battles_ashdon.html

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