An 'earthquake' in Britain in 664

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dc.contributor.author Woods, David
dc.date.accessioned 2009-05-15T15:00:01Z
dc.date.available 2009-05-15T15:00:01Z
dc.date.issued 2005
dc.identifier.citation Woods, D., 2005. An 'earthquake' in Britain in 664. Peritia, 19, pp. 256-262 en
dc.identifier.volume 19 en
dc.identifier.startpage 256 en
dc.identifier.endpage 262 en
dc.identifier.isbn 9782503515762
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10468/40
dc.description.abstract There is good reason to doubt the soundness of a record in the Irish annals of an earthquake in Britain in 664. It appears that a metaphorical reference to a disturbance in the church there, namely, the contentious synod of Whitby, has been interpreted literally and misunderstood by the compiler of the record that lies behind the extant annals. en
dc.format.mimetype application/pdf en
dc.language.iso en en
dc.publisher Medieval Academy of Ireland en
dc.relation.uri http://www.ucc.ie/peritia/ en
dc.rights Copyright © 2005 Medieval Academy of Ireland en
dc.subject Irish annals en
dc.subject Iona Chronicle en
dc.subject Bede en
dc.subject earthquakes en
dc.subject plague en
dc.subject eclipses en
dc.subject chronology en
dc.subject events of 664 en
dc.subject synod of Whitby en
dc.subject.lcsh Bede, the Venerable, Saint, 673-735 en
dc.subject.lcsh Great Britain -- Church history -- 449-1066 en
dc.title An 'earthquake' in Britain in 664 en
dc.type Article (peer-reviewed) en
dc.internal.authorurl http://publish.ucc.ie/researchprofiles/A008/dwoods en
dc.internal.authorcontactother Dr. David Woods, Department of Classics, UCC. Email: d.woods@ucc.ie Tel. +353 21 490 3491 en
dc.internal.availability Full text available en
dc.description.version Accepted Version en
dc.description.status Peer reviewed en
dc.identifier.journaltitle Peritia en
dc.internal.IRISemailaddress d.woods@ucc.ie en


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