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Symbolism of The Tudor Rose: 22nd August 1485 – The Battle of Bosworth Field was won by the Lancastrians. Their leader Henry Tudor, Earl of Richmond, became the first English monarch of the Tudor dynasty by his victory and subsequent marriage to a Yorkist princess. His opponent Richard III, the last king of the House of York, was killed in the battle.

Tatton Park - Knutsford, Another favourite National Trust property in Cheshire Great Places, Places To See, Beautiful Places, British Garden, England And Scotland, National Parks, National Trust, Beautiful Gardens, Countryside

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Tatton Park - Knutsford, Another favourite National Trust property in Cheshire Great Places, Places To See, Beautiful Places, British Garden, England And Scotland, National Parks, National Trust, Beautiful Gardens, Countryside

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:Archway into Shrewsbury Castle, Shropshire, England, built in 1067 Shrewsbury Castle, Shrewsbury England, Shrewsbury Shropshire, Castles In England, Herefordshire, West Midlands, British Isles, Great Britain, Beautiful Places

Archway into Shrewsbury Castle,... © Marion Dutcher cc-by-sa/2.0

For regalia enthusiasts, the Shrewsbury Castle houses the Shropshire Regimental Museum.

1485 Bof Bosworth field -A painting of the original Battle of Bosworth field 1485 Medieval World, Medieval Knight, Medieval Armor, Medieval Fantasy, Tudor History, British History, Battle Of Bosworth Field, Armadura Medieval, Wars Of The Roses

Bosworth Field and the Demise of the Plantagenents

August 22 marks the anniversary of one of those pivotal days in British History (or "American History - Part One" as I like to call it.) The year of 1485 does not stand out like other important years in British history such as 1066, but it was very important just the same. On this day, 427 years ago, the War of the Roses ended in the strategic battle of Bosworth Field. The war between two rival houses of the Plantagenet dynasty, had raged off and on for thirty years. It is ironic that when…

Artist's impression of the slaying of Sir William Brandon of Soham (Henry Tudor's Standard Bearer, and father of Charles Brandon) by Richard III at the Battle of Bosworth Field on August Painting by Graham Turner. Richard Iii, Tudor History, British History, Military Art, Military History, Battle Of Bosworth Field, Dinastia Tudor, Mary Tudor, Graham Turner

Soham

Soham On-Line www.soham.org (Established 1999). The official website for the town of Soham as recognised by Soham Town Council www.soham-tc.gov.uk...

Coat of Arms of King Henry VII of England, the founder of the Royal House of Tudor. Margaret Tudor, Tudor Dynasty, Welsh Dragon, King Henry Viii, Tudor Rose, Legends And Myths, Plantagenet, Wars Of The Roses, England

Henry Tudor flew the red dragon of Cadwaladr ap Cadwallon as his banner, overlaid on a green and white field representing the Tudor House, when he marched through Wales on his way to Bosworth Field. After the battle the flag was carried in state to St. Paul's Cathedral to be blessed. Royal Badge

Act V scene iii Stanley: I, as I may.will aid thee in this doubtful shock of arms. [Sir Thomas Stanley in full battle livery] Past Life Memories, Warrior King, Renaissance Artists, Wars Of The Roses, Richard Iii, Knights Templar, King Of Kings, Medieval Art, Religious Art

Descendants of King John "Lackland" of England (1167-1216)

Johnson & Wallace Family History with the Fish & Kirk Family & Others

The Coat of Arms of Sir Rhys ap Thomas The man who killed Richard III, Sir Rhys ap Thomas was a Welsh soldier and landowner who rose to prominence during the Wars of the Roses and was instrumental in the victory of Henry Tudor at the Battle o Lancaster, Battle Of Bosworth Field, Family Lineage, Elisabeth I, Tudor Era, Plantagenet, Wars Of The Roses, King Richard, Medieval Life

Medium Aevum - Coat of arms of Sir Rhys ap Thomas - a Welsh...

Coat of arms of Sir Rhys ap Thomas - a Welsh...

Project Officer Battlefields Trust Glenn Foard looks at a collection of cannon balls found at the site of the Battle of Bosworth Field in Leicestershire

500 years of history missed Bosworth Field by two miles

The 1485 battle that left Richard III dead on the field was waged about two miles away from the spot in Leicestershire where it is currently commemorated.