Treaty of Medina del Campo 1489

The Treaty of Medina del Campo was negotiated between England and Spain and provided for the marriage of Prince Arthur of England to Catalina of Aragon, daughter of Ferdinand and Isabella of Spain. It was … Read more

Who Were The Tudor Nobility?

Jasper Tudor

A Summary of the most important Tudor nobles The Tudor nobility were those whose rank placed them below the monarch but above the common people. The titles held by the Tudor nobility were hierarchical – … Read more

What was England like in 1500?

London 1500

Population In 1500 the population of England was about 3 million. Due to yearly outbreaks of plague and sickness the population stayed at about this number. There was a general shortage of labourers which meant … Read more