Old Sarum

Our website contains several articles about Old Sarum

Old Sarum - the monument

How local geology presented our ancestors with an ideal defensive site that has been modified through the ages; 

Historic England Information boards

Images with accompanying narratives held in our Photo Gallery,  reproduced here by permission of English Heritage;

The Normans at Sarisberie (Old Sarum)

 

William the Conqueror at Old Sarum

Royal visits and their purposes

Old Sarum Landscapes research project

University of Southampton; Depaartment of Archaeology

The 'Rotten' borough of Old Sarum

How a former resident 'bought' his seat in parliament;

Mapping England

The beginning of Ordnance Survey scaled maps