Unearthing Barnet: A good spot for a castle

By adam corsini on 3 Mar 2014
Arrowhead found at South Mimms

Arrowhead found at South Mimms

In my previous blog, I told the story of Geoffrey II de Mandeville and his wily ways at expanding his land and power during the 1140’s. We last left the story with both King Stephen and Empress Matilda having granting him permission to build a new castle anywhere he liked on his land, land that stretched from Berkshire to Essex. Read the full postRead the full post