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Stamford Bridge is a tiny village in the East Riding of Yorkshire in northeastern England, located about 7 miles north of York on a ford in the River Derwent.

It was first settled as a Roman fort in 70 AD.

People Born in Stamford Bridge

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Stamford Bridge in People's Lives

William the Conqueror: I won a battle here in 1066, killing two of my three rival contenders for the English throne, Tostig Godwinson and Harald Hardrada.

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