Domesday Book – a brief material history

Domesday Book

Fantastic blog post > Domesday Book – a brief material history, 931 years of history > http://blog.nationalarchives.gov.uk/blog/domesday-book-brief-material-history/ It will be on loan to Lincoln Castle until the 3rd September, The iconic document will be on display in the David P J Ross Magna Carta Vault.

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Domesday at Lincoln Castle

Domesday Book

The earliest surviving public record will make a once-in-a-lifetime trip to Lincoln Castle this summer. It’s the first time Domesday’s been outside of London since National Archives UK took possession in 1859 > https://www.lincolncastle.com/domesday

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Visit to Lincoln Castle – Magna Carta

Lincoln Castle

Members of the team set off for Lincoln Castle full of excitement and anticipation at seeing this world changing document. The beautiful historic city of Lincoln holds one of only four copies of Magna Carta in existence, it is on permanent loan from the Cathedral and is held in the newly commissioned David P J…

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Magna Carta then and now – 800th year anniversary

Magna Carta

Whilst relating to history, and more specifically historical events, there are always particular ones that spring mind.  This can be influenced by current and topical events or historical anniversaries. A prime example of this is the approaching 800th year anniversary of the signing of Magna Carta. Which will be celebrated on the 15th June 2015. …

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