MAP#30 – Peasant’s Revolt of 1381

Simon Sudbury's skull
Simon Sudbury’s skull

When Adam delved and Eve span, Who then was the gentleman?

The Peasants’ Revolt of 1381 was one of a number of popular revolts in late medieval Europe and is a major event in the history of England. Led by Wat Tyler the peasant’s rose up against the ruling class.

Were they successful? Or did they fail and meet the executioners axe?

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