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" In this year dire portents appeared over Northumbria and sorely frightened the people. They consisted of immense whirlwinds and flashes of lightning, and fiery dragons were seen flying in the air. "
Sacred Places Europe: 108 Destinations - Page 40
by Brad Olsen - 2007 - 320 pages
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The St. James's magazine and heraldic and historical register, ed. by J.B. Burke

sir John Bernard Burke - 1850
...Northumbrians, and miserably terrified the people ; there were excessive whirlwinds and lightnings; and fiery dragons were seen flying in the air. A great famine soon destroyed these tokens ; and a little after that, on the 6th before the Ides of January, the ravaging...
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Ethnology of the British Islands

Robert Gordon Latham - Ethnology - 1852 - 1 pages
...North-humbrians, and miserably terrified the people ; these were excessive whirlwinds, and lightnings ; and fiery dragons were seen flying in the air. A great famine soon followed these tokens : and a little after that, in the same year, on the 6th of the Ides of January,...
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The Anglo-Saxon chronicle. The chronicle of Florence of Worcester, with a ...

Anglo-Saxon chronicle, Florentius (Wigorniensis.) - 1853
...North-humbrians, and miserably terrified the people; these were excessive whirlwinds and lightnings, and fiery dragons were seen flying in the air. A great famine soon followed these tokens ; and a little after that, in the same year, on the 6th of the ides of January...
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The Church Historians of England: pt. 1. The Anglo-Saxon chronicle. The ...

Great Britain - 1853
...North-humbrians, and miserably terrified tbe people ; these were excessive whirlwinds and lightnings, and fiery dragons were seen flying in the air. A great famine soon followed these tokens ; and a little after that, in the same year, on the 6th of the ides of January...
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A history of Northumberland: in three parts

John Hodgson, John Hodgson-Hinde, John Collingwood Bruce, Society of Antiquaries of Newcastle upon Tyne - History - 1858
...Northumbrians, and miserably terrified the people ; these were excessive whirlwinds and lightnings : and fiery dragons were seen flying in the air. A great famine soon followed these tokens ; and a little after that, on the 6th of the Ides of January, the ravaging...
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The Anglo-Saxon Chronicle: According to the ..., Volume 2; Volume 23, Part 2

Benjamin Thorpe - Great Britain - 1861
...Northumbrians, and miserably terrified the people : these were excessive whirlwinds and lightnings, and fiery dragons were seen flying in the air. A great famine soon followed these tokens ; and a little after that, in the same year, on the vith of the Ides of...
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The Origin and History of the English Language: And of the Early Literature ...

George Perkins Marsh - English language - 1862 - 574 pages
...Northumbrians, and miserably terrified the people: there were excessive whirlwinds and lightnings, and fiery dragons were seen flying in the air. A great famine soon followed these tokens ; and a little after that, in the same year, on the vith of the Ides of...
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The Origin and History of the English Language, and of the Early Literature ...

George Perkins Marsh - English language - 1867 - 574 pages
...Northumbrians, and miserably terrified the people: there were excessive whirlwinds and lightnings, and fiery dragons were seen flying in the air. A great famine soon followed these tokens; and a little after that, in the same year, on the vith of the Ides of January,...
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Traditions, Superstitions, and Folklore, (chiefly Lancashire and the North ...

Charles Hardwick - Folklore - 1872 - 306 pages
...North-humbrians, and miserably terrified the people ; these were excessive whirlwinds and lightnings ; and fiery dragons were seen flying in the air. A great famine soon followed these tokens." Mr. Baring-Gould says, — " In a Slovakian legend the dragon sleeps in...
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On Some Ancient Battle-fields in Lancashire and Their Historical, Legendary ...

Charles Hardwick - Battles - 1882 - 236 pages
...Northumbrians and miserably terrified the people ; these were excessive whirlwinds and lightnings, and fiery dragons were seen flying in the air. A great famine soon followed these tokens ; and a little after that, in the same year, on the 6th before the Ides...
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