Secrets Of The Castle

January 2018
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S1 Ep5

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Historian Ruth Goodman and archaeologists Peter Ginn and Tom Pinfold turn the clock back to learn the secrets of medieval castle building at Guedelon, in the Burgundy region of France, where a castle is being built from scratch using only the tools and modern materials of the 13th century.
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Historian Ruth Goodman and archaeologists Peter Ginn and Tom Pinfold turn the clock back to learn the secrets of medieval castle building at Guedelon, in the Burgundy region of France, where a castle is being built from scratch using only the tools and modern materials of the 13th century. This episode, the team delves deeper into the secrets of the skilled communities who built medieval castles. The stonemasons working on the castle walls are dependent upon blacksmiths, whose metalwork was mag...
50:59

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Historian Ruth Goodman and archaeologists Peter Ginn and Tom Pinfold turn the clock back as they learn how to build a medieval castle using the tools, techniques and materials available in the 13th century. This episode Ruth, Peter and Tom enter the surprisingly colourful world of medieval interior design. Peter and Tom render and limewash the inside walls of a guard tower, transforming its dark stone walls into a bright space.
50:59

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Historian Ruth Goodman and archaeologists Peter Ginn and Tom Pinfold turn the clock back to learn the secrets of medieval castle building at Guedelon, in the Burgundy region of France, where a castle is being built from scratch using only the tools and modern materials of the 13th century. This episode the team are defending the castle. Ruth, Tom and Peter explore the art of medieval combat and the building of the castle's defensive structures. (Ep.2) (From the UK) (Documentary) G CC
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S1 Ep1

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Work started in 1997 on reconstructing an authentic medieval castle in France, using only the tools and materials available in that era. Medieval life is re-created within the castle walls.
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