Living History (The Company of Chivalry)

Experience 14th Century Life

27th May - 28th May

Living History (The Company of Chivalry)

A living history group portraying a Military Company on campaign in the age of Edward III in the late 14th century (c 1370). The Company is well known for its display of daily life, recreating the culture and technology of English society in the second half of the 14th century and portrays not only the military aspects of society at the time, but also the social and practical aspects of their lives.

They also love to talk to visitors from the 21st Century so please ask them lots of questions!!!

 

Schedule:

10.30  Soldiers Drill
11.00  From sling to crossbow
11.30  Men at arms Training demonstration
12.00  Clothing in the middle ages
12.30  Squire’s School
14.00  Squire’s school
14.30  Gunpowder in the middle ages 
15.00  Dressing a Knight
15.30  Tournament
16:00  Battle between soldiers and children

 

This event is included in castle admission, and does not need to be booked.

 

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