LECTURE: RICHARD III – THE VIOLENT DEATH OF THE KING IN THE CAR PARK
- Starts at: 6:30pm Wednesday 27 March 2013
- Finishes at: 8:30pm Wednesday 27 March 2013
- Suitable for: Everyone
- Event type: Talk
6:30pm Wednesday 27th March 2013 - 8:30pm Wednesday 27th March 2013 at Leeds in the Bury Theatre
Date: Wednesday 27 March 2013
Venue: Royal Armouries Museum, Leeds
Duration: 1–2 hours
Tickets: Available online or call 0113 220 1888
Speaker: Bob Woosnam-Savage – Curator of European Edged Weapons
Join Bob Woosnam-Savage, Curator of European Edged Weapons and one of the world’s leading experts on medieval wounds, to hear and see in detail how his forensic investigations helped lead the archaeological team to the identification of the remains of Richard III.
Be one of the first to discover the truth behind the headlines as Bob discusses the trauma on the skeleton and the weapons that may have caused these wounds before describing the possible last few minutes of Richard’s life.