Tag: Richard III

The Greyfriars Dig and Polish Vampires

I am now the ridiculously happy owner of a Richard III refrigerator magnet and a reproduction gold angel (coin), a friend’s gifts from a visit to the Richard III exhibit in Leicester. Thank you, Chris! A follow-on dig in the carpark where Richard’s skeleton…

Richard III’s Bones Unearthed

The bones found beneath a Leicester carpark match the DNA of Richard III’s descendants. He had scoliosis, but there’s no evidence of a withered arm. Horrific wounds. He will be buried with honors in Leicester Cathedral. Rest in peace, Richard, victim of Tudor propaganda….

Richard III's Bones Unearthed

The bones found beneath a Leicester carpark match the DNA of Richard III’s descendants. He had scoliosis, but there’s no evidence of a withered arm. Horrific wounds. He will be buried with honors in Leicester Cathedral. Rest in peace, Richard, victim of Tudor propaganda….