Discover Hertford Online | History | Timeline


Discover Hertford Online | History | Timeline. Timeline 673 Meeting of the first Synod of the English Church. 896 Defeat of the Danes by Alfred The Great. 912 A burgh (fortified places) was founded by Edward The Elder to the north of the River Lea crossing at "Heorutforda" (Ford of the Harts) to defend aganst …