The kings of England

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Annales Cestrienses Chronicle of the Abbey of S. Werburg, At Chester. Originally published by Record Society of Lancashire and Cheshire, London, 1887.

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Hic notantur nomina Regum Anglicornm.

Aluredus Rex regnavit xxxj annis.
Ædwardus Rex regnavit xxiiij annis.
Ædelstanus Rex regnavit xiij annis.
Edmundus Rex frater ejus regnavit vj annis et i die.
Eldredus frater ejus regnavit ix annis.
Edwynus Rex regnavit iiij annis.
Edgarus rex regnavit iij annis. (fn. 1)
Eilreduured rex rex r (sic) xxxviij annis.
Edmundus rex regnavit j annis.
Chnut Rex regnavit xxiiij annis.
Harald Harafot Rex regnavit ij annis.
Harde Chnut rex regnavit iij annis.
Edwardus bonus rex regnavit xxiiij annis.
Harald rex regnavit ix mensibus.
Willelmus bastard bonus rex regnavit xxj annis.
Willelmus Ruffus filius ejus Rex regnavit xiij annis.
Henricus bonus rex regnavit xxxv annis.
Stephanus rex regnavit xix annis.


  • 1. Edgar reigned xvi years, not iii as here stated.