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The Beverley Minstrels

The Beverley Minstrels.jpg The Duke of Gloucester and the Earl of WarwickThumbnailsRoyal Dinner of the time of Edward IV

Another of these guilds was the ancient company or fraternity of minstrels in Beverley, of which an account is given in Poulson’s “Beverlac”. When the fraternity originated we do not know; but they were of some consideration and wealth in the reign of Henry VI., when the Church of St. Mary’s, Beverley, was built.

Author
The Project Gutenberg eBook, Scenes and Characters of the Middle Ages, by Edward Lewes Cutts
Published in 1911
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