Taking to the ice!

By jackie keily on 21 Dec 2013
Bone skate from the 12th century. The bone skate is original but the leather handle is a recent addition.

Bone skate from the 12th century. The bone skate is original but the leather handle is a recent addition.

Medieval Londoners liked to partake in winter sports just as much as people today. But whilst Londoners today might be jetting off to Scotland or Switzerland to enjoy the snow and ice, in medieval times you could enjoy your winter sports much closer to home. Read the full postRead the full post