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References for the Involvement of Scarborough Castle with Edward II and Piers Gaveston:

1: Photo from: http://www.bbc.co.uk/history/state/monarchs_leaders/edward_ii.shtml Back

2: W. M. Ormrod (ed.), The Kings & Queens of England (Gloucestershire: Tempus Publishing, 2001), 105. Back

3: J. A Bigland, Topographical and Historical Description of Yorkshire; Containing an Account of its Towns, Castles, Antiquities, Churches, Monuments, Public Edifices, Picturesque Scenery, the Residences of the Nobility, Gentry, &c. Accompanied with Biographical Notices of Eminent and Learned Men to whom this County has given Birth, (London: Sherwood, Neely, & Jones, 1810), 358. Back

4: The Victoria History of the Counties of England, Yorkshire North Riding, (The Univ. of London Institute of Historical Research, London: Dawsons of Pall Mall, 1968), 541. Back

5: Thomas Hinderwell, The History and Antiquities of Scarborough, and the Vicinity, (York: Thomas Wilson & Sons, 1811), 51-2. Back

6: Arthur Rowntree (ed.), The History of Scarborough, (Temple Press, Letchworth, Herts, 1931), 142. Back

7: Bigland, 358-59. Back

8: Victoria History, 541. Back

9: Jack Binns, The History of Scarborough From Earliest Times to the Year 2000, (United Kingdom: Blackthorn Press, 2001), 32-33. Back

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