History of Wigan, and King Arthur stopped here

Started by: firefox (3239)

Started: 9th May 2020 at 16:19
Last edited by firefox: 9th May 2020 at 16:35:29

Posted by: firefox (3239)

Replied: 9th May 2020 at 21:16
Last edited by firefox: 10th May 2020 at 09:41:35

Posted by: tonker (23935) 

"Our research has shown that in about 893 a.d. the Vikings settled in Wigan.
The Vikings made their settlement, not in the remains of the
Roman fort, but on the opposite side of the River Douglas. This area of Wigan they called Scholes from the Scandinavian word “skali” meaning

That's wrong for a start!

Replied: 11th May 2020 at 20:10

Posted by: priscus (inactive)

Tonker, I read the first couple of pages. Just about every single thing stated is demonstrably FALSE.

Didn't bother to read any further!

Replied: 11th May 2020 at 21:00

Posted by: firefox (3239)

The fact that King Arthur never existed didn't alert you in the first place, so you read a couple of pages in?

Replied: 13th May 2020 at 14:38


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