Images of flood on the day of the battle
12 panoramas of the battle site
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The post-Norman development of Fulford
Location of the
settlement of Gate Fulford
The landscape suggests that the earlier settlement of Gate Fulford was abandoned after the Norman Conquest. The pattern that emerges from the 1651 map reveals a classic post-Norman settlement.
There is some conjecture that the Roman route south ran along the line at the rear, to the south-west of the new village.
If this interpretation is correct, there were no buildings to impede the warriors during the battle.
Related sites Facebook Twitter (@ helpsavefulford) Visiting Fulford Map York
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 - email@example.com last updated June 2015