Everyday Life and Accidental Death in Tudor Oxfordshire

Trinity Church Conduit RoadAbingdon,

Tudor England was a dangerous place.  There were plagues and wars, perilous childbirths and shocking infant mortality.  But what risks did people face as they went about their everyday lives?  Steven Gunn of Merton College and Tomasz Gromelski of Wolfson College are investigating this problem using evidence from coroner's reports preserved in the National Archives.  The […]