Places, Episodes and Occasions Throughout History.

A map of burhs named in the Burghal Hidage. By Hel-hama – Own work, CC BY-SA 3.0,
Here you will find a list of episodes and occasions which have occurred at or near fortified sites throughout history.
Just click on the name and dive right in!


Alfred’s Castle, Oxfordshire – More Questions Than Answers?

1264 – The Mise of Lewes

Charters for the Cinque Ports

Fort Amherst, Chatham Kent – WWII

Ludgate, London – The Wyatt Rebellion

Roman Castellum at Dalton-in-Furness? Maybe…….

The Cinque Ports

The First Barons War – Why Did It Happen? 

The Silures – Locations.

Were the Forts of the Saxon Shore an Integrated Defence System?

1536-1541 – The Dissolution of the Monasteries.


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