Joan of Arc trained in Scotland….?

“…an illiterate shepherdess girl who claimed that voices from God were instructing her to take charge of her nation’s army and lead it to victory…Legend states that Joan came to Scotland to be trained in the art of warfare in a remote stretch of Argyll…” The above is taken from this lengthy and informative article… Continue reading Joan of Arc trained in Scotland….?

Henry Tudor, Merevale Abbey, St Armel…and dear old Thomas Stanley….

  After a comment by David, about suns in splendour and white roses in the window glass above (see his comment here ) I decided to investigate more about the window at Merevale Abbey. There is, of course, a boar in the window glass at Merevale. Well, more a pig than a boar, and it’s… Continue reading Henry Tudor, Merevale Abbey, St Armel…and dear old Thomas Stanley….