ⓘ Timeline of Cheshire history

                                     

ⓘ Timeline of Cheshire history

  • 429: Germanus of Auxerre wins the Battle of Maes Garmon, near Mold, and establishes Cadell as the Christian ruler of a region, later Powys, based on pre-Roman Cornovii territory, thought to include Cheshire.
  • C. 90: Legio XX Valeria Victrix arrive in Chester.
  • 410: Romans retreat from Britannia.
  • 70: The Romans found the fortress and town of Deva Victrix, now Chester.