Norman castles | Michael Wood’s Story of England

William the Conqueror brought castle-building to England, oppressing the English by installing French men as the local authority figures.

Clip Info
  • Clip length: 6'08''
  • Broadcast year: 2010
Curriculum Connection
  • History | Anglo-Saxon and Norman England, c1060-1100 | William I in power: securing the kingdom, 1066-87 | Establishing control

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  • Provider: BBC
  • Channel: BBC Four
  • Programme: Michael Wood's Story of England
  • Episode: Domesday to Magna Carta