Fulford battlefied under threat

July 2014 dig

The Fulford Tapestry



Summary of published report

Visiting the site

Battle of Hastings
20 Sept 2009
20 Sept 2010
Riccall Rampage


Images of flood on the day of the battle

12 panoramas of the battle site

YouTube videos

The Fulford Tapestry

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Finding Fulford cover

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18 19 September 2004

Saturday  Photo album

Sunday Photo album

Living History Camp

Three re-enactment groups joined forces for the weekend. Holderness Vikings, Anglo-Saxon

Families moved into the camp for the weekend.

Here, Neil is checking the weapons are safe to use before the rehearsal.

Shield Making

McArthurGlen Designer Outlet

Get ready for battle! Design your own Viking shield.

The BBC was there making a film

Producer Marcel Guillot watches another 'take'

On the Eve of the Battle

Dr. Peter Addyman described Viking York of 1066. Neil Evans of the Holderness Vikings, in full warrior gear, revealed what may have gone through the minds of the warriors on the eve of battle.

Then we had a Viking BBQ at The Bay Horse

Map to the site.

The Fulford Battlefield Society and York Archaeological Trust would like to thank the Fulford Parish Council for the kind permission to use the Green.

Fulford Battlefield Society

FBS has been set up to carry out research and to promote an awareness of the battlefield.

Please help us with our research:

Come along to a talk, walk, course or fieldwork

Join the Society

Membership just 5 for the year

Come and join us at Fulford to mark the anniversary of this historic battle.


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 Field, flood-plane housing estate. Visiting Fulford        Map York

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

There is a blog covering these sites where you can leave questions and make comments.

The author of the content is Chas Jones - fulfordthing@gmail.com

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