Tudor Times -
Crime and Punishment
History, facts and interesting information about Crime and
Punishment including info about the Star Chamber, the Crimes of
Royalty and Nobles, Execution by beheading, the Punishment of being
Hung, Drawn and Quartered and the Punishment of being burnt at the
Punishments of Poor Tudors
Facts and information about the major and minor Crimes and
Punishments of Poor Tudors including details of the execution
Catholic or Protestant?
Catholic or Protestant? The Differences between the Religions,
Religions of the Kings and Queens, the Changes in the Religions and
Martin Luther and the Protestant Reformation.
History, facts and interesting information about Education at Home,
the Petty Schools, the Grammar Schools and University Education.
Understanding the alphabet of the times makes
it easy to read and understand old documents written during the
times. The Tudor
alphabet contained 24 letters, as opposed to the present day
alphabet of 26 letters.
Interesting Facts and information about Life in the Grammar Schools
and a Typical week at the Grammar Schools.
What was the Money and Currency and currency like during the reign
of the Tudors? What was it worth in comparison to the money of
today? What were the wages of the Tudors like?
List of Weapons including the Rapier, Guns, Canons and Firearms and
The growth of the Navy under King Henry VIII, the Decline of the
navy under Edward and Mary and the Elizabethan Navy and the Spanish
Interesting Facts and information about Sailors in the Golden Age of
Exploration, the Motives of the Sailors and the Names of Famous
Sailors from England and Europe.