John Wyclif, also Wicklyf, Wicliffe, Wiclef, Wycliff, Wycliffe, called Doctor evangelicus, was an English philosopher, theologian and church reformer.
Roger Mortimer, 1st Earl of March was an English magnate, military and rebel. After the fall of King Edward II in 1326, he was the real regent of England until he himself was overthrown and executed in 1330.
King Harold II (1020 -1066). Last Anglo-Saxon king of England. Killed at the Battle of Hastings.
Alfred the Great (848/849-899). The first English king.
Shield of Gallic, British, German and Iberian auxiliary Regiments. Clans in the Roman Empire. The shield of the Gauls. The shield of the Gauls, according to Strabo and Virgil, was… Read More
Thomas Becket. Archbishop of Canterbury (1118-1170). It is not a little remarkable that the only Romish shrine which has been publicly brought to notice in England during the last few… Read More
Richard I the Lionheart 1157-1199. Richard Ier Cœur de Lion, actually Richard Plantagenet; was from 1189 to his death King of England. From 1172 to the year of his coronation was Richard Duke… Read More
During the Wars of the Roses, Henry was the last survivor of the House of Lancaster and became its head. Through his marriage to the heiress of the House of York Elizabeth Plantagenet, England hoped for an end to the civil war between the two houses and a lasting peace.
Celtic relics, ornaments of gold and bronze. Spears, knives, and swords. Necklaces, pins of bronze, and ivory bracelets.
James, Duke of Hamilton in 1649.