Category Archives: Lancasters 1399- 1471 Period

Hampshire’s Lancastrian period Lancasters 1399- 1471.connections with the history of this ancient county in thetwo periods I 1399-1461 and II 1470-1471 annd Monarchs: Henry IV, Henry V, Henry VI

Agincourt and Michelmersh

Agincourt and Michelmersh

This entry is part 1 of 4 in the series Agincourt and Hampshire

This entry is part 1 of 4 in the series Agincourt and HampshireAgincourt and Michelmersh The 12th/13th Century church of St Mary’s in Michelmersh would have looked out over the adjacent field, filled with the soldiers and archers who would be accompanying King Henry V to battle at Agincourt. Scattered in fields and villages north… Continue Reading

The Southampton Plot

The Southampton Plot

This entry is part 2 of 4 in the series Agincourt and Hampshire

This entry is part 2 of 4 in the series Agincourt and HampshireThe Southampton Plot was a conspiracy against King Henry V, concocted elsewhere in England but whose final blows were to be dealt in the city of Southampton The Southampton Plot was an intrigue that occurred in Southampton in July 1415. Southampton in 1415… Continue Reading

Basing House Before the Civil War

Basing House Before the Civil War

Basing House is a marvelous ruin, filled with five hundred years of history and intrigue, it’s history prior to the English Civil War is as fascinating as what followed. Continue Reading