How frequently were castles besieged during the Wars of the Roses?

(A photograph of Skipton Castle in Yorkshire, besieged three times between 1461 and 1464) Castle warfare and sieges are not as a rule associated with the Wars of the Roses. Admittedly some events, such as the siege of the Tower of London in 1460 or Bamburgh Castle in 1464, are well-known, but these are oftenContinue reading “How frequently were castles besieged during the Wars of the Roses?”