medieval timeline - first four not Plantagenet

A timeline is one way of showing a chronology (putting time in order). It can cover a short period of time or hundreds of years. Example Example A detailed Timeline showing the Norman and Plantagenet Monarchs and some of the main events of their reigns.

The Bayeux Tapestry is an embroidered cloth—not an actual tapestry—nearly 70 metres (230 ft) long, which depicts the events leading up to the Norman conquest of England concerning William, Duke of Normandy, and Harold, Earl of Wessex, later King of England, and culminating in the Battle of Hastings. It is likely that it was commissioned by Bishop Odo, William's half-brother, and made in England—not Bayeux—in the 1070s.

The Bayeux Tapestry - chronicles the events leading up to the Norman conquest of England. It is actually and embroidered cloth and is nearly 230 feet long. The fact that it survived in such amazing shape since it's creation is incredible.

Battle Abbey was built on the site of the 1066 Battle of Hastings

'Battle Abbey is a partially ruined abbey complex in the small town of Battle in East Sussex, England.' The abbey was built on the site of the Battle of Hastings and is today looked after by English Heritage.

Links for Interactive Activities and Games.  The Castle Adventure link is a lego game that teaches all about castles - it was awesome!

Links for Interactive Activities and Games. The Castle Adventure link is a lego game that teaches all about castles. Anything interactive is a plus, and my students are very curious about castles.

Bayeux Tapestry Battle of Hastings--Norman Cavalry Repulsed (Detail) 11th Century TapestryTextiles Wool & linen Musee de la Reine Bayeux France Canvas Art - (18 x 24)

Bayeux Tapestry Battle of Hastings--Norman Cavalry Repulsed (Detail) 11th Century TapestryTextiles Wool & linen Musee de la Reine Bayeux France Canvas Art - (18 x 24)

Bayeux Tapestry Battle of Hastings--Norman Cavalry Repulsed (Detail) Century TapestryTextiles Wool & linen Musee de la Reine Bayeux France Canvas Art - x

From the Bayeux Tapestry - Norman horses in war

Battle of Hastings - pictoral account recorded on the famous Bayeux Tapestry - Norman horses in war

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The Bayeaux Tapestry depicting the Battle of Hastings where the Norman King William I took over England

Fav Medieval Pics - Page 17 - Armchair General and HistoryNet >> The Best Forums in History

medieval warriors Fav Medieval Pics - Page 17 - Armchair General and HistoryNet >> The Best Forums in History

On this day 6th January, 1066 the last Anglo-Saxon King of England Harold II was crowned. He reigned for ten months before he died at the Battle of Hastings, fighting the Norman invaders led by William the Conqueror. Harold was the first of only three Kings of England to have died in battle, the other being Richard I and Richard III

king-harold-ii-harold-godwinson-house-of-wessex-Last Anglo-Saxon king of England, January to October He was defeated and killed by William of Normandy (William the Conqueror) at the Battle of Hastings.

"Middle Saxon Woman - A simple costume,in natural colours, accentuated with jewellery. About 6th century."

"Middle Saxon Woman - A simple costume,in natural colours, accentuated with jewellery. ~ Lots of early-period outfits on this site based on finds in Britain." This is a pretty basic costume for a female character from the Anglo-Saxon culture.

William I "The Conqueror" of Normandy - 23rd Paternal Great Grandfather

William the Conqueror, The Actual Last Viking

william the conqueror - William I, usually known as William the Conqueror and sometimes William the Bastard, was the first Norman King of England, reigning from 1066 until his death in

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