Fulford battlefied under threat

July 2014 dig

The Fulford Tapestry

Crossing point of 1066


Summary of published report

Visiting the site

Beck crossing
Crossing point of 1066
Power auger at work
At work
Soil images


Images of flood on the day of the battle

12 panoramas of the battle site

YouTube videos

The Fulford Tapestry

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Soil survey work

Trying to find the crossing point of 1066 is not proving very easy.

Here we are down to 4 m which takes us back to the bronze age.


We encountered 3 layers of stone on the way down.

 Were these short term crossing points or part of the natural geology?

The search goes on.

Construction of roman roads

March 2005


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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