Yorks Period

Yorks Period in Hampshire’s History

The York Period 1461 – 1485 in Hampshire’s History , the other side of the War of the Roses and how the influence of the Yorks shaped and formed the face of Hampshire during this period. What connections can we find visible today, documented in the past , mapped and narrated here as we find the links to the Hampshire that existed during the rule of the Yorks prior to the establishment of the Tudor dynasty that was to follow and survive beyond the fractious times of the War of the Roses. To get an overview of the the period known as the House of York, take a look here on Intriguing History our linked project covering the Yorks and British History.

 

Virgin Crowns of Abbotts Ann

The virgin crowns of Abbots Ann are a unique part of Hampshire History and provide a very emotive link to our past.