The monks of the medieval ages documented the natural world and the events that they experienced. This included earthquakes. Listed below are the earthquakes that were felt in medieval times. Many are reported to have been large and felt over a large area. This is something we do not experience in England today so were the reports exagerated or could larger earthquakes occur?
Explore the White Tower
Explore all four floors of the White Tower at the Tower of London using the Unity 3d game engine.
A Medieval Mystery
There appear to be some strange connections between the fourteenth century Old Wardour Castle and ancient stone circle Stonehenge.
Old Wardour Castle appears to be aligned to ancient sites in the Stonehenge landscape.
Stonehenge is aligned to the Summer Solstice. Old Wardour has a very similar alignment.
Could the builders of Old Wardour used mesaurements from Stonehenge to layout the geometrical keep?