Dating in the medieval times
DATING IN THE MIDDLE AGES 2.2/BAD DATE/DEVIN MILLS
With the help of a table of dates of accession or coronation where appropriateconverting to anno domini is fairly straightforward. Perversely - to dating in the medieval times eyes - each of his regnal years therefore began on a different date.
Worse still, as a result some of these 'years' are more than a year long, and therefore contain duplicate dates, which can present an insoluble problem. For a listing of medieval reigns, with hyperlinked calendars, click here.
Exchequer dating To complicate regnal dating further, the medieval Exchequer used a different system of regnal years.
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