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Find out about the battle of Fulford

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The battle of Fulford website

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Panel 1 - Scarborough

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  Panel 2 - Rampage through Holderness

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  Panel 3 - Preparing for battle

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Panel 4 -Confrontation

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Panel 5 - Outflanking at the ford  

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Panel 6 - King Harald enters York

Visiting Fulford

Map York

Fulford Tapestry panel 1

The story behind this panel.

The tapestry has been split into sections or panels partly to make it easier to display on the web. but also there are story 'themes' for each section with the top and bottom margins supporting or expanding the narrative.

The design stages illustrated

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  Panel 2 - Rampage through Holderness
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Design stages

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The story

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Panel 3 - Preparing for battle
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Design stages

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The story

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Panel 4 -Confrontation
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Design stages

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The story

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Panel 5 - Outflanking at the ford  
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Design stages

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The story

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Panel 6 - King Harald enters York
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Design stages

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The story

Read about the battle that inspired the tapestry

Panel 1 from the coloured design

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

Supported with lottery funding from:

 

launched May 2012

last updated Dec 2012

Panel 6 from the original sketch

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