The Old English letters , , can be generated by any Windows PC, as they are part of all the standard fonts. In WORD you can produce them either by pressing Einfgen > Sonderzeichen > normaler Text or by using the shortcuts below (use Alt + Num keyboard)

Alt + 0230

Alt + 0254

Alt + 0240

Alt + 0198

Alt + 0222

Alt + 0208

In case you need more letters, such as those with macrons or the phonetic symbols click here to download a zip-file, which contains both the OE and the phonetic fonts. After unzipping the file you have to install the fonts on your computer.

The Sutton Hoo Helmet
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Samuel Johnson
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