England became inhabited more than 800,000 years ago, as the discovery of stone tools and footprints at Happisburgh in Norfolk has revealed. The earliest evidence for early modern humans in North West Europe, a jawbone discovered in Devon at Kents Cavern in 1927, was re-dated in 2011 to between …
Stonehenge, erected in several stages from c.3000-1500BC
Caesar's first invasion of Britain
Landing of the Romans on the Coast of Kent (Cassell's History of England, Vol. I - anonymous author and artists, 1909).
Silver brooch imitating a coin of Edward the Elder, c. 920, found in Rome, Italy. British Museum.