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Cosmeston pottery find shows a thriving medieval craft

A 13th Century pottery vessel found in the Vale of Glamorgan could indicate a thriving local craft in medieval times. Several fragments of the aquamanile, decorated with a ram’s head, were discovered at the site of a manor house at Cosmeston, near Penarth. The vessels were used by guests to wash their hands at the…

Step back in time at Cosmeston this weekend…

War with the French! Plague and famine – the good old medieval days! Dark and terrible times – But do they still know how to have fun at Cosmeston Medieval Village? Of course they do! On Sunday and Monday, August 29 and 30, between 11am-5pm, Cosmeston Medieval Village, will be hosting a medieval fair. A…