Fulford battlefied under threat

July 2014 dig

The Fulford Tapestry

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Images of flood on the day of the battle

12 panoramas of the battle site

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The Fulford Tapestry

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  • These are graphic representations of the data from the first 2 area surveyed.
  • The trend lines use a polynomial formula to fit a curve to the data
  • The variations in find density reflect many factors including the state of the ground, the person and equipment performing the survey.
  • However, there might be some significance to the peaks. This will only emerge with further work.
  • The terrain has a slope and parts are subject to flooding which might influence the local density
  • This is based on 700+ finds. Photos
  • The plan is to plot this background and use it as a reference when other areas are examined.
  • For security reasons, the location is not disclosed.
  • 26 January 2003



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There is a site devoted to saving the battlesite: The site has the story of the process that has allowed the site to be designated an access road to a Green Belt, floodplain housing estate.

And another website for the Fulford Tapestry that tells the story of the September 1066: This tells the story embroidered into the panels.

The author of the content is Chas Jones - fulfordthing@gmail.com  last updated November 2014

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