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Towton Battlefield, Towton

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  • This is reputed to be where the most deaths occurred in a single battle in England. This happened in 1461 near the start of the Wars of the Roses; when the Yorkists defeated a Lancastrian army. There ...  more »
  • We enjoyed an informative and interesting walk and talk with Chris from the Towton Battlefield Society who run guided walks about once a fortnight for three pounds a head. Chris gave a fascinating exp...  more »
  • Really enjoyed this little walk around the location of the bloodiest battle to have ever taken place on British soil. Nice to read the information boards as you took a steady wander around this scenic...  more »

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