- Alured of Beverley
Alredus, or Alfred of Beverley, English chronicler, was
sacristanof the church of Beverleyin the first half of the 12th century.
He wrote, apparently about the year 1143, a
chronicleentitled "Annales sive Historia de gestis regum Britanniae", which begins with Brutus and carries the history of Englanddown to 1129. Geoffrey of Monmouthand Simeon of Durhamare Alured's chief sources.
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