The Curse of Sherborne

The Curse of Sherborne

Hutchins dedicates a section in Volume IV of his work The History And Antiquities of the County of Dorset titled ‘The Curse of Sherborne Castle from a MS. of Bishop More’. Below is a summary of the report in Hutchins: The castle was built by Roger, third Bishop of...
A Tudor Description of England from 1577

A Tudor Description of England from 1577

  William Harrison: Tudor Clergyman, Historian, Topographer and Writer William Harrison wrote his first edition of The Description of England in 1577, which has come to be known as The Description of England: The Classical Contemporary Account of Tudor Social...