1066 Battle of Hastings, Abbey and Battlefield
The Battle Abbey gatehouse.
A mounted warrior at the Battle of Hastings reenactment
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High Street, Battle, East Sussex, TN33 0AE

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Guidebook: Battle Abbey and Battlefield

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 Battle Abbey Timeline

14 October 1066Battle of Hastings

After a bloody battle lasting over nine hours from dawn until dusk, William of Normandy defeats King Harold of England on a battlefield 8 miles from Hastings.

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25 December 1066A New King

William is crowned King of England at Westminster.

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