madder plant

Part 1
 Recording the events of September 1066
raven sketch

Find out about the battle of Fulford



The battle of Fulford website


Panel 1 - Scarborough


  Panel 2 - Rampage through Holderness


  Panel 3 - Preparing for battle


Panel 4 -Confrontation


Panel 5 - Outflanking at the ford  


Panel 6 - King Harald enters York

Visiting Fulford

Map York


Below is a black & white image of the 5 metre tapestry, with the coloured design below that. 

The tapestry has been split into sections or panels to make it easier to display on the web. Although the story flows across the tapestry, there are story 'themes' for each section with the top and bottom margins supporting or expanding the narrative.

Panel 1 - Scarborough

The story behind this panel.

Attacking Scarborough

Part 1  Part 2  Part 3  Part 4  Part 5


Read about the battle that inspired the tapestry

Panel 1 from the coloured design

The author of the content is Charles Jones -

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launched May 2012

last updated Dec 2012

Panel 6 from the original sketch

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