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Ye Elements of Medieval Enchanted Castles

The Elements of Medieval Enchanted Castles:

An indispensible feature of the castle of a great lord was the chapel where the lord and his family heard morning mass. In rectangular hall-keeps this was often in the forebuilding, sometimes at basement level, sometimes on the second floor. By the 13th century, the chapel was usually close to the hall, convenient to the high table and bed chamber, forming an L with the main building or sometimes projecting opposite the chamber. A popular arrangement was to build the chapel two stories high, with the nave divided horizontally; the family sat in the upper part, reached from their chamber, while the servants occupied the lower part.

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Girls Basketball: Medieval Classic: Patience pays for Lincoln-Way East – Chicago Sun

By Tony Baranek tbaranek@southtownstar.com December 26, 2011 11:12PM East’s Marissa DeGroot goes up against Plainfield South’s Angelica Flores. | Jean Lachat~For Sun-Times Media Article Extras Updated: December 27, 2011 2:03AM There are some basic game strategies to Lincoln-Way East basketball … Continue reading