This research report provides an overview of Scotland’s tournament tradition, assesses the evidence and provides accounts of those tournaments held in Edinburgh. The Stewart monarchs, especially James IV embraced tournament culture.
The report supports a new theory that the tournaments of the Wild Knight and the Black Lady, held in 1507 & 1508 took place below Edinburgh Castle.
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edinburgh-castle-tournaments.pdf (1.58 mb)Edinburgh Castle Research: The Tournaments