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Offa's Dyke

a Pleiades place resource

Creators: Jeffrey Becker
Contributors: Elizabeth Robinson
Copyright © The Contributors. Sharing and remixing permitted under terms of the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License (cc-by).
Last modified Nov 01, 2017 02:45 PM History
Offa's Dyke is a linear earthwork of the eighth century that formed a boundary between the Anglian kingdom of Mercia and the Welsh kingdom of Powys.

Base map by Ryan M. Horne for Pleiades and the Ancient World Mapping Center (ancient terrain after the Barrington Atlas). Map interaction design and implementation by Sean Gillies, David Glick, Alec Mitchell, and Tom Elliott for Pleiades.

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Jeffrey Becker, and Elizabeth Robinson, 'Offa's Dyke: a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2017 <> [accessed: 03 August 2020]

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