Medieval England: Towton 1641 – Britain’s Bloodiest Battle

Great forensic analysis of this battle that took place during the War of the Roses.

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Did the age of chivalry ever really exist? The discovery of 38 mutilated skeletons from the War of the Roses in the late 15th century casts doubt on this age.

The bodies had multiple stab wounds and their noses and ears had been cut off which, suggests archaeologist Chris Knusel, was to prevent their souls going to heaven.

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