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EASTER TOURNAMENT 2015

Enjoy the thrills and spills of authentic medieval jousting in the heart of Leeds.

03 April 2015

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Mass-produced steel

The first mass-production process for making steel was invented by Englishman Henry Bessemer. Rejected by the British his process was adopted by the German gunmaker Alfred Krupp, who became the most advanced armaments manufacturer in Europe.

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