TALK - The violent death of King Richard III
- Starts at: 6:30pm Wednesday 20 August 2014
- Finishes at: 7:30pm Wednesday 20 August 2014
- Location: Leeds
- Venue: Bury Theatre
- Suitable for: Everyone
- Event type: Talk
Killed the boar, shaved his head
Wednesday 20 August
6.30pm – 7.30pm
Robert Woosnam-Savage – Curator of European Edged Weapons, Royal Armouries
In 2012 a skeleton was excavated at the former site of Greyfriar’s Church in Leicester, under a local council car park. The skeleton was that of Richard III, buried in the church in August 1485 following his death at the battle of Bosworth.
Hear of the latest work and learn how historical and archaeological evidence has uncovered the potential sequence of events leading to the last moments and death of Richard III.
Book online below or tickets can also be booked by phone or email.
Tel: 0113 220 1888
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