Companye of Northumbria

Skilled artisans of the city of York in Northern England, had become quite wealthy by the end of the 12th century, with the resurgence in trade. It is these artisans of the emerging middle class that the Companye of Northumbria strives to portray. In their encampment you will find the master glazier working on windows for the York Minster and the master shoemaker to the clergy of York. You will also learn some interesting facts about the times in England during the reign of Henry II.