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The Bayeux Tapestry Imogen Corrigan Monday 18 November 2019

Imogen Corrigen is an experience lecturer.   She is a graduate in Anglo-Saxon & Mediaeval History and Art.

The Bayeux Tapestry is an embroidered cloth nearly 230 ft long and 20 in tall, which depicts the events leading up to the Norman conquest of England concerning William, Duke of Normany, andHarold, Earl of Wessex, later King of England, and culminating in the Battle of Hastings. It is thought to date to the 11th century, within a few years after the battle. It tells the story from the point of view of the conquering Normans, but is now agreed to have been made in England.