The Forest of Galtres

The Forest of Galtres, one of the Royal Forests in medieval times, extended northwards from York.  This talk looks at the history of this forest, from as early as the Roman occupation of Eboracum (York), the boundaries in 1300’s, through to for its division and enclosure in 1770.

Length of Talk: Approx. 1 hour

Posted in Illustrated Talk and tagged Eboracum, Enclosure, Forest of Galtres, Illustrated Talk, medieval, PastSearch, Roman, Royal Forest, York.