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Rochester Castle 3

Rochester Castle in Kent

Rochester Castle is a Norman fortress with centuries of stories to be told, most famous of all being the great siege by King John in 1215. Rochester castle has one of the tallest keeps in all...

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The Peasant

Being the peasant in the Middle Ages must qualify as the worst job in history, but of course we’re only guessing because the peasants didn’t leave behind many records of their existence, however, some records...