Links to other web sites of interest to Ricardians

All links checked on 19 June 2020

Alnwick Castle
Angelique Miniatures clothing for a Richard III doll.
Richard Armitage for lead role of Richard III in Philippa Langley's play.
Armour and clothing
Armoury of St James's
John Ashdown-Hill
Ashperton and the Traitor's Arms
Attleborough Church has a rood screen dating from 1480.
AW History sells some books about the Clifford family and medieval weapons
Bamburgh Castle
Barley Hall
Barnet Museum
Barnet Society
Barnet Tea Battle of Barnet Tea, a blend of Gunpowder Pinhead and Rose Tea, available from Hopscotch in Barnet.
Battle of Barnet Medieval Festival
All the Battles of the Wars of the Roses in chronological order, from the Richard III Society
Wars of the Roses Education website from the Richard III Society
1st Battle of St Albans
Battle of Blore Heath
Rout of Ludford Bridge
Battle of Northampton
Battle of Wakefield
Battle of Mortimer's Cross
2nd Battle of St Albans
Battle of Towton and Ferrybridge
Battle of Hedgeley Moor
Battle of Hexham
Battle of Edgecote
Battle of Empingham / Losecote Field
Battle of Barnet
Battle of Tewkesbury
Battle of Bosworth
Battle of Stoke
Battlefields Trust
Some of the Battles of the Wars of the Roses in chronological order from the Battlefields Trust
Battle of Blore Heath
Battle of Northampton

Battle of Northampton - plans to excavate the battlefield.

Battle: The Western Campaign of 1461
Battle of Mortimer's Cross
Battle of Towton
Battle: The Edgcote Campaign
Battle of Edgcote
Battle of Barnet
Battle of Tewkesbury
Battle: The Bosworth Campaign
Battle of Bosworth
Battle: The Stoke Campaign
Battle of Stoke Field
Beauchamp Memorial Chapel in St Mary Warwick
Beaufort Company re-enactors
Blog The Medieval Midlands - Discussing the English Midlands during the medieval period
Bosworth Battlefield Centre
Bowyers and Fletchers
Brancepeth Church - St Brandon
British History Online
British Library Turn the pages of medieval manuscripts
British Library Illuminated manuscripts. An overview of the whole collection
British Library The Book of Margery Kempe
British Library The Rous Roll
British Library Manuscript of a medieval play made for Philip the Good, Duke of Burgundy
British Longbow Society
Cambridge King's College
Cambridge Queens' College has many connections with Richard III and Queen Anne Neville
Cambridge University and connections with Richard III and his Queen Anne Neville
Canterbury Cathedral
Cardiff Castle
Annette Carson
Castles - Anglo-Norman, and books written by Paul Remfry
Castles in Britain
Includes links to Alnwick, Bamburgh, Bolton, Broughton, Kenilworth, Warwick
Castles in Britain
Castles in Scotland
Castles in Wales
Includes links to Goodrich, Kilpeck, Ludlow, Stokesay and Wigmore
Churches Conservation Trust
Cistercian Abbeys in Yorkshire. Also includes information about other Cistercian Abbeys in England
Clare Priory
Clifford family information
Clifford's Tower York
The College of Arms In 1484, Richard granted them a charter and a building to work in
Helen Cox, Secretary of the Towton Battlefield Society's own re-enactment group, The Frei Compagnie, has launched her own website.
Croft Castle
Crosby Hall
Croyland Abbey
Danegeld - George Easton reproduces medieval and other old jewellery
Delapre Abbey Northampton
Destrier re-enact medieval battles
Dockray Hall Penrith and its history. Richard III perhaps stayed here while Penrith Castle was being altered.
Dunstanburgh Castle
Edward IV's Itinerary, provided by John Ashdown-Hill
Edward IV Roll found in the Library of Philadelphia. It's an 18 foot long genealogy chart demonstrating Edward's claim to the throne
Edward IV Roll - A Genealogical Chronicle of the Kings of England to Edward IV, made around 1461.
English Heritage
English Heritage Blue Plaques register.
Exeter Cathedral
Forget-Me-Not Books sells second-hand and out of print history books.
Contact for a catalogue.
Fotheringhay Church - St Mary and All Saints
Friends of Fotheringhay Church - St Mary and All Saints
The Frei Compagnie
Gloucester Museums One houses the charter Richard III gave to the city in 1483
Goodrich Castle
Grafton Regis. The history of the village where Elizabeth Woodville married King Edward IV.
Great Malvern Priory
Guedelon Castle

This castle in France is being built by medieval methods

Guildhall Library and Guildhall Art Gallery Image database of over 25,000 works, including by Sir John Gilbert: Richard III, and Margaret of Anjou taken Prisoner after the Battle of Tewkesbury. Also Richard Burchett's Sanctuary, when Edward IV challenges the right of the Lancastrians to seek sanctuary in the abbey after the battle of Tewkesbury
Guys Cliffe House - lots of information about the house, but you'll need to register to view most of it
Paul Halsall's Internet Medieval Sourcebook
Harlech Castle
Hartlebury Castle Preservation Trust
Hartlebury Castle - The Hurd Library
Richard Head - longbows
Hellens, a medieval manor house in Much Marcle, Ledbury, Herefordshire, associated with Roger Mortimer and Queen Isabella
The History Press
Holinshed's Chronicles
Kenilworth Castle
Kilpeck Castle and Church
King Richard III Visitor Centre Leicester
King's College, Cambridge
King's College Cambridge and connections with Richard III and his Queen Anne Neville
The Lance and Longbow Society - table-top battles and useful publications
Philippa Langley
The Legendary Ten Seconds
Leicester University The Discovery of Richard III
Jack Leslau's theories about the Princes in the Tower being included in Sir Thomas More's family portrait by Holbein
Matthew Lewis
Little Malvern Court
Looking For Richard
Lost In Castles
Loyalty Binds Us - Wars of the Roses designed gifts
Ludlow Castle
Ludlow Castle
Ludlow Castle Heraldic Roll
Ludlow Castle Heraldic Roll book
Ludlow Church - St Laurence
Ludlow Palmers - they raise money for the Conservation Trust for St Laurence, Ludlow
Magdalen College, Oxford visited by Richard III in 1483
Magdalen College, Oxford and connections with Richard III and his Queen Anne Neville
Kathy Martin - Author
The Medieval Midlands - Discussing the English Midlands during the medieval period
Micklegate Bar in York.
Middleham Castle owned by English Heritage.
Middleham Richard III Festival an annual event in July.
Military History monthly magazine
Monmouth Castle
The Monumental Brass Society
The Mortimer History Society
Mortimer's Cross Battlefield Project
For details of the battle see under Battles

Also on Facebook

Murrey and Blue Fantastic historical articles with lots of Ricardian ones
Music - Digital Image Archive of Medieval Music
The National Archives
National Portrait Gallery
National Trust
The Newport Ship
Nottingham Castle is to undergo major redevelopment from 2016 and will include information about Richard III's association with the castle, supplied by the Richard III Society.
A biography of Blanche Parry who was Queen Elizabeth I's confidante. More information about the book
Pembroke Castle
Pen and Sword Publications
Sharon Penman
Perry Miniatures has a model of Richard III bursting through the tarmac.
Pontefract Castle
The Missing Princes Project organised by Philippa Langley MBE
Princes in the Tower information from the Richard III Society
Princes in the Tower information from the American Branch of the Richard III Society
Princes in the Tower information from the Canadian Branch of the Richard III Society
Queens' College Cambridge has many connections with Richard III and Queen Anne Neville
Queens' College Cambridge and connections with Richard III and his Queen Anne Neville
Raby Castle
Raglan Castle
The Red Wyverns
Re-enactors Market
Paul Martin Remfry
Revealing Richard III New site to investigate Richard's life.
Richard III Society
Richard III Society blog

The Ricardian
The Ricardian, volumes 3-20, 1974 - 2010, can now be consulted and searched online for free.

Richard III's Book of Hours
Please wait until pages are fully loaded, else they can look somewhat distorted.
Richard III's books
Richard III Experience in Monk Bar, York

King Richard III Visitor Centre Leicester
Tribute to Geoffrey Richardson
Rothley Wine
make wines called King Richard and Wars of the Roses.
British Library The Rous Roll
The Royal Armouries Museum
Matthew Ryan historical illustrator
Sandal Castle
SAVE Britain's Heritage produces the Buildings at Risk Register to publicise buildings which are in danger of being demolished or being lost because they are unoccupied
Scoliosis Association
Sheriff Hutton Castle accommodation
Skipton Castle
Skirmish Magazine
Dominic Smee on Facebook
Society for Creative Anachronism
St Albans Cathedral
Stained glass
Stained glass
Stoke Golding
Sudeley Castle
Tattershall Castle
Tewkesbury Abbey
Clarence and Isabel's bones in Tewkesbury Abbey
Tewkesbury Abbey - Founders' and Benefactors' Book. dates from the early 16th century and contains drawings of the lay benefactors of the abbey and their heraldry, all in glorious colour.
You'll find the York coat of arms in several formats and combinations, and a nice depiction of George of Clarence's arms.
This is a part of the Bodleian Library site at Oxford University.
Tewkesbury Battlefield Society.
Also on Facebook.
Tewkesbury Medieval Festival and battle re-enactment
Tewkesbury Medieval Festival photographs - see also under Tewkesbury on Photographs Page
Tewkesbury Museum
Kirsteen Thomson Copies for sale of a portrait of Richard III based on the latest DNA research at the time of his reburial.
Tower of London
Towton Mass Grave Project
Towton Battlefield Society
Traitor's Arms
Graham Turner.

His work is on display in the Exhibition Tent at Tewkesbury Medieval Festival and Battle Re-enactment every year

Brian Wainwright's Yorkist Age. Author of The Adventures of Alianore Audley and Within The Fetterlock
Wars of the Roses Education website from the Richard III Society
the Wars of the Roses Federation
Warwick - Collegiate Church of St Mary
Warwick Castle
Westminster Abbey
Westminster Hall
White Lion Society
Whittington Castle
Wigmore Castle
St James' Church Wigmore.
St James' Church Wigmore.
Winchester Cathedral
Windsor Castle

St George's Chapel Windsor.

Worcester Cathedral
Worcestershire Archaeological Society
Worcestershire Local History Forum
York Minster
York Mystery Plays
York Waits CD of music from the time of Richard III
York Castle Museum
York - Clifford's Tower
Yorkist realm
Yorkshire Museum
York - All Saints, North Street
York - All Saints - archaeology


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