Discover Middle Ages

Discover Middle Ages

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Discover Warkworth Castle, crowning a hilltop south of Warkworth, Northumberland. Owned by the powerful and rebellious Percy family, find out why the Crown seized it so many times in its turbulent history.   http://www.discovermiddleages.co.uk/warkworth-castle/   #medieval #castle #northumberland #englishheritage #history

Discover Warkworth Castle, crowning a hilltop south of Warkworth, Northumberland. Owned by the powerful and rebellious Percy family, find out why the Crown seized it so many times in its turbulent history. http://www.discovermiddleages.co.uk/warkworth-castle/ #medieval #castle #northumberland #englishheritage #history

Discover King Edward I 'Longshanks', the ruthless #warrior king whose ambition it was to rule the entire #British Isles, by whatever means. Find out why he was later called the 'Hammer of the Scots', and why he built the Ring of Iron.  #medieval #history #stirling #falkirk #williamwallace  http://www.discovermiddleages.co.uk/king-edward-i/

Discover King Edward I 'Longshanks', the ruthless #warrior king whose ambition it was to rule the entire #British Isles, by whatever means. Find out why he was later called the 'Hammer of the Scots', and why he built the Ring of Iron. #medieval #history #stirling #falkirk #williamwallace http://www.discovermiddleages.co.uk/king-edward-i/

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Discover Alnwick Castle, home to the Dukes of Northumberland for over 700 years. The northern border fortress, defending against countless Scottish raids, sieges and kings. Find out how Henry 'Hotspur' Percy became famous, and the battles the Percy family fought.  #medieval #castle #alnwick #hotspur #percy #northumberland  http://www.discovermiddleages.co.uk/alnwick-castle/

Discover Alnwick Castle, home to the Dukes of Northumberland for over 700 years. The northern border fortress, defending against countless Scottish raids, sieges and kings. Find out how Henry 'Hotspur' Percy became famous, and the battles the Percy family fought. #medieval #castle #alnwick #hotspur #percy #northumberland http://www.discovermiddleages.co.uk/alnwick-castle/

Discover King Henry III, who has the longest reign of any king in medieval England. Find out why he struggled with rebellion, failed invasions and how he nearly became excommunicated from the church. #medieval #king #winchester #simondemontfort #rebellion #henryiii #westminsterabbey #provisionsofoxford  http://www.discovermiddleages.co.uk/king-henry-iii/

Discover King Henry III, who has the longest reign of any king in medieval England. Find out why he struggled with rebellion, failed invasions and how he nearly became excommunicated from the church. #medieval #king #winchester #simondemontfort #rebellion #henryiii #westminsterabbey #provisionsofoxford http://www.discovermiddleages.co.uk/king-henry-iii/

Discover Bamburgh Castle, the seat of ancient kings of Northumbria. Find out how the Angles fought off the Celtic Britons, and why Bamburgh became famous for Christian saints.   #medieval #castle #anglosaxon #bamburgh #bebbanburg #uhtred #bernicia #lindisfarne  http://www.discovermiddleages.co.uk/bamburgh-castle/

Discover Bamburgh Castle, the seat of ancient kings of Northumbria. Find out how the Angles fought off the Celtic Britons, and why Bamburgh became famous for Christian saints.

Discover Barnard Castle, the northern stronghold once favoured by King Richard III. Find out how the castle came into the hands of Warwick the Kingmaker, and why the castle was besieged during the English Reformation.#medieval #castle #baliol #anglopicard #kingmaker #reformationhttp://www.discovermiddleages.co.uk/barnard-castle/

Barnard Castle sits high above the River Tees in Northumbria. Family ties include the Baliols and Beauchamps. It was also favored by Richard III.

Discover York Castle, standing between the rivers Ouse and Foss in the old Viking capital. Find out why 150 Jews died here, how the central square tower was destroyed and it was such an important stronghold in the north of England.  #Medieval #Castle #York #Jorvik  http://www.discovermiddleages.co.uk/york-castle/

Discover York Castle, standing between the rivers Ouse and Foss in the old Viking capital. Find out why 150 Jews died here, how the central square tower was destroyed and it was such an important.

Discover King John the tyrannical ruler, regarded as the worst king to sit on the English throne. Find out why he fell out with the Pope, outraged and insulted his allies, and exploited his rebellious barons. Could the forceful sealing of the Magna Carta put an end to King John's terrible ways? Discover more here.  #magnacarta #medieval #king #lackland #softsword  http://www.discovermiddleages.co.uk/king-john/

Discover King John the tyrannical ruler, regarded as the worst king to sit on the English throne. Find out why he fell out with the Pope, outraged and insulted his allies, and exploited his rebellious.

Discover Lincoln Castle, the Roman Fort upgraded to a double-motte Norman stronghold.  #medieval #castle #roman #saxon #norman #lincoln  http://www.discovermiddleages.co.uk/lincoln-castle/

Lincoln Castle is a large Norman castle with a rare two Motte design, and walkable Medieval walls. Discover its Roman and Medieval history here.

Discover Lincoln Castle, the Roman Fort upgraded to a double-motte Norman stronghold. Find out how it endured four sieges in its turbulent past, and where it has stored the Magna Carta since 1215, while holding imprisoned criminals.  #medieval #castle #roman #saxon #norman #lincoln  http://www.discovermiddleages.co.uk/lincoln-castle/

Discover Lincoln Castle, the Roman Fort upgraded to a double-motte Norman stronghold. Find out how it endured four sieges in its turbulent past, and where it has stored the Magna Carta since