Gate Fulford (Sept 20 1066)

Battle of Gate Fulford
YearMonthEvent
1066 Sep 20  Battle of Gate Fulford
 Harold Hardrada's forces invaded and started ravaging the countryside as they made their way to York. English forces led by Earl Edwin and Earl Morcar battled with Harold Hardrada at Gate Fulford, but the English were severely beaten. Following this defeat Harold, King of England, was forced to march his army away from the south coast where they were preparing to defend against William the Conqueror's invasion to deal with the invasion in the north.

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