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A Hearse, A Hearse. My Kingdom for a Hearse

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A Hearse, A Hearse. My Kingdom for a Hearse

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This news item fascinates me. It's amazing he was found on the first day of the dig - is that good research or what.
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Being born in York myself I'm disappointed that he's not been interred in his home county.  After all Leicester left him under a car park and I don't call that  good stewardship. And we have a proper cathedral.  Embarrassed
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Born in York....... dragged up in Leicester.... so I have feet in both camps ! !!
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My personal opinion is he should have been buried  in York - I read it was also his wish.
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I used to work in Leicester and Loughborough for that matter, and Leicester as his final resting place is like consigning him to a backwater. The relevant history of York and it's position as a major tourist centre would have placed him as a major figure for years to come.  Tongue
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Re: A Hearse, A Hearse. My Kingdom for a Hearse

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Being born in York myself I'm disappointed that he's not been interred in his home county.

But he was born in Northamptonshire (Fotheringhay Castle, a favoured residence of the Dukes of York).
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