Battle Castle features an extensive online world that continues to grow every day. This trans-medieval journey includes exclusive content, behind-the-scenes material, and plenty of opportunities to #gomedieval. Every Monday, we share awesome medieval moments we've found on the web - people who, like us, have been inspired to bring the Middle Ages into their daily lives. Here are this week's highlights:
Three ways to #GoMedieval:
The Sword Brothers: Knights Templars, Hospitallers & Teutonic Knight
The CBC radio show Ideas recently broadcast a three-part series about the Knights Templars, Hospitallers, and the Teutonic Knights. Our friends at Medievalists.net have nicely brought the three parts together at the following link. Have a listen:
Lighting the Way to London
Arriving in Dover by Tallship (link), the Olympic Flame passed through Dover Castle last Thursday (BBC). Check out the photos posted by the good folks at Dover Castle here.
Archaeological Discovery in Robin Hood Territory
Big news from Sherwood Forest, Nottingham (where the Olympic Torch also recently passed through http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-nottinghamshire-18599537). Archaeologists now believe that they have found the 12th Century ruins of King John’s Palace, the home of the legendary villain from the tales of Robin Hood. Read more here: http://www.thisisnottingham.co.uk/Experts-heart-historic-forest/story-16...
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