Battle of Fulford

The Battle of Fulford isn’t one that gets chatted about over breakfast regularly. It’s not well known, and is often considered just another minor clash against the Norse. But though it was sadly a battle lost to the Vikings, it was definitely more just an unfortunate badge to concede. For the outcome at Fulford actually…

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Beeston Castle

Let’s get the elephant in the room out of the way… Beeston Castle, bless it, has always been the poor relative to its cousin Chester. However, the persistence of its existence still gives it clout in English history. And we’re big fans of the underdog. So we thought it worthy of our attention today. Our…

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Exclusive Lordship Titles

Exclusive Lordship Titles  Lordship Titles with the known history documented.  One of the many pleasures of owning a Lordship Title from English history, is to be able to marvel at your predecessors.  In some cases show their impact on English history. There is a varied selection of Exclusive Lordship Titles listed for public sale here, however should you…

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dower

Some of you may have heard the term ‘Lord of the Manor’, and ‘Manorialism’  in this two part blog we explain the realities of these titles and their importance in English history. The title ‘Lord of the Manor’ derives from a piece of land legally called a manor.  Owning a manor gave certain rights one of…

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