Tag: Anglo-Saxon England

Princess Eadgyth (910-946 A.D.) is returned to England

Once again, medieval history (and my old department at Cambridge, Anglo-Saxon, Norse and Celtic ) is in the news, this time in relation to skeletal remains found in a crypt in the Cathedral of Madeburg, Germany, which may shortly prove to be those of the beloved tenth-century English princess Eadgyth (Edith).  Eadgyth, the daughter of…