Archaeologists Discover Mighty Woman’s Seat of Medieval Power in a Lost Monastery

Archaeologists Discover Mighty Woman’s Seat of Medieval Power in a Lost Monastery

The seat of power for one of the most influential women in Medieval English history, Queen Cynethryth, has been discovered in a small Berkshire village. A lost monastery in Cookham where Cynethryth ruled as abbess was located by a team from the University of Reading and local volunteers, and consists of the timber remains of […]

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