King Penda

Next Contents King Penda of Mercia: 606-655 ‘wily and fascinating…’ ‘a most warlike man of the royal race of the Mercians Figure 1 Gernot Keller (Own work)- 2008-05-17-SuttonHoo.jpg – cropped & slightly brightened. Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 2.5 Generic license Contents Contents Mercian Background Rise to Power Name Penda Lineage Circumstances of Penda’s accession to … Continue reading King Penda