Crowland Abbey, Lincolnshire. Dusk Attack.
This is one of those events the Sealed Knot Society take great pleasure in presenting with the soldiers forming up in the town and parading through the Abbey grounds to the battlefield. All day long a Cannon will fire at intervals to signify the Seige that took place, troops will attack the walls with musket fire and fire pikes. Scaling ladders will aid the attack on the grounds and all will be repelled time and time again until ..............
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A Living History Camp will give you a flavour of both Military and Civillian life during these times when broher fought brother, father fought son and in this siege a son on taken a musket from another soldier lined up the weapon to shoot at a prisoner tied to the walls, only to discover that prisoner was indeed his father.