Battle Of Worcester
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- Gwydion and the Battle of the Trees
- One of the common themes in Welsh mythology involves raids into the Underworld. This nether land realm is called by different sources Annwn, Achren, Caer Sidi, or by modern English references: Hades or the Otherworld. The images of the Welsh Underworld were...
Deities & Heros >> Celtic, Welsh, Irish & Brittish
- King Arthur and the Cymry Heroes
- The Celtic Britons called themselves the Cymry, which meant "fellow countrymen" in their Celtic tongue. Once Roman rule ended in Britain in about 410 A.D., a power vacuum developed, leading to the onslaught of Germanic invasions by Angles and Saxons,...
Saga of Times Past >> Legend and Prehistory
- Mythic Heroes of Celtic Ireland
- The Celtic mythology of Ireland is best summarized as consisting of four broad cycles. This month's article deals with mythic Celtic mortals, figures who populate the stories in the second and third cycles below. Four Cycles of Irish Mythology Foundation...
Saga of Times Past >> Legend and Prehistory
- King James Bible: Deuteronomy, Chapter 20
- Chapter 20 20:1 When thou goest out to battle against thine enemies, and seest horses, and chariots, and a people more than thou, be not afraid of them: for the LORD thy God is with thee, which brought thee up out of the land of Egypt. 20:2 And it shall be,...
Old Testament >> Deuteronomy
- The Celtic Vedic Connection, Part I
- Of all the great ancient cultures perhaps no two share more parallels than those of the Celtic and Vedic peoples. A deep rooted affinity runs between them, what is present in one is mirrored in the other. Myths, Gods, Goddesses, even fairy tales bear a...
Religions >> Druidism
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Suggested Pdf Resources
- BATTLE OF WORCESTER CITY CENTRE TRAIL
- Battle of Powick Bridge on the outskirts of Worcester, 23. September 1642, and the Battle of Worcester, 3 Septem- ber 1651) were fought here.
- The story of King Charles's escape after the Battle of Worcester and
- Charles II after the Battle of Worcester, written by Richard Ollard and published as recently as August 1966.
- Archaeology of the English Civil War - Worcestershire County Council
- major battles (the most notable being the Battle of Ripple in 1643, Evesham in.
- Hanley Castle
- THE BATTLE OF WORCESTER. W.S.
- WORFIELD IN THE SEVENTEENTH CENTURY (PART 1) This
- Roger Pendrill who lives in Ackleton and is a descendant of the Pendrills who were vital in securing Charles the. Second's escape after the Battle of Worcester.
Suggested News Resources
- Royalists fortify city ready for battle
- TO MARK the 360th anniversary of the Battle of Worcester, the Standard has teamed up with education company Discover History to bring to life the events leading up to the great battle on September 3, 1651.
- Beautiful butterflies, sticky spiders and terrifying tigers
- Battle of Worcester: City Walks from outside the Guilhall. Every Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday throughout the festival. TODAY Photographic Exhibition, Light in Dark Spaces by Tessa Mills at The Deans Chapel, Worcester Cathedral, from 9am.
- Tapping into fun of city's festival
- And for those who like to delve into the city's past, also on Friday there is the City of Liberty play at the Commandery, which bottles the Battle of Worcester into a funny and light-hearted 20-minute play, from 2.30pm.
- Georgette Heyer decries plagiarism with her rapier wit
- Does anyone remember Royal Escape, about Charles 2nd's flight after the battle of Worcester? Stepehn Fry talked about it for a tv show about Guilty Pleasures - so I think the 'secret pleasure' quote probably is his.
- Joint music work takes its cue from the county
- For example, 1651 reflects on the irony that Fort Royal Hill is now a children's playground, though under it lies hundreds of men killed in the Battle of Worcester in 1651.
Suggested Web Resources
- Battle of Worcester - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
- The Battle of Worcester took place on 3 September 1651 at Worcester, England and was the final battle of the English Civil War.
- 1651: the battle of Worcester
- Aug 20, 2008 Cromwell defeats Charles II and the Scots at the battle of Worcester.
- Battle of Worcester Society - Home
- Since the Battle of Worcester Society has developed a new website, this particular web site for the Battle of Worcester Society will very shortly be redundant.
- The Battle of Worcester 1651 - YouTube
- Feb 25, 2009 The Worcester Re-enactors bring history to life, showing off costumes and weapons at Worcester Cathedral on Saturday 21st February.
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