Warwick Castle, England.

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    The Wars of the Roses

    England enters the period of civil disorder and political instability known as the Wars of the Roses. Richard Neville, the 16th Earl of Warwick, was a Yorkist, and when he helped Edward IV the son of the Duke of York, to become king he became very powerful. He then argued with the King and was branded a traitor. Warwick then changes allegiances and turns Lancastrian when he defeats Edward IV and restores Henry VI to power! He is given the name 'Warwick the Kingmaker'. Warwick the Kingmaker loses his life at the Battle of Barnet when Edward IV defeats and kills him. The following Earls of Warwick are branded as traitors and executed, temporarily ending the title of the Earl of Warwick...

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    1. LeszekZadlo 93 months ago | reply

      Hi, I'm an admin for a group called Fortresses, forts & fortifications of the World, and we'd love to have your photo added to the group.

    2. Tim [Nikon D40x] 93 months ago | reply

      Amazingly beautiful!!!

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