Events

Battle of Byland 1322 700th Anniversary Commemoration Event

Saturday 15th October 1322

10am-5pm. A variety of activities at the North York Moors Sutton Bank National Park Centre YO7 2EH, to commemorate the 700th anniversary of the battle of Byland, fought on 14th October 1322, where Scottish forces led by Robert the Bruce defeated the English army of King Edward II.

Guided walk/talks/weapons demonstration/music/archery/bowmaking are amongst the activities on offer. Exhibition stands and cafe refreshments.

The day includes the official unveiling of the battle memorial and interpretation board at 1:15pm.

 
 

For further information.

 
The Battlefields Resource Centre