“It is the year of our lord, 1460, our country is in great strife and bloodshed is imminent. Our Queen has begun an uprising in the north against the pretender, Richard of York. He has himself risen an army and is marching north to meet us in battle” You can imagine the Lancastrian Lord of Worksop Manor, John Talbot thinking this little knowing that the area where he lived would become the first place where the Yorkist and Lancastrian forces would clash on their way to the Battle of Wakefield….

http://priorieshistoricalsociety.blogspot.com/2010/11/it-is-year-of-our-lord-1460-our-country.html

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