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Battle of the Standard

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Location type: Event
Location address: United Kingdom, Hambleton
Number of texts: 1
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The Battle of the Standard, sometimes called the Battle of Northallerton, in which English forces repelled a Scottish army, took place on 22 August 1138 on Cowton Moor near Northallerton in Yorkshire. The Scottish forces were led by King David I of Scotland. The English were commanded by William of Aumale.

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