Medieval Life. A brief look at life in the Middle Ages. Miss K. Guppy. The Feudal and Manorial Systems. The feudal system refers to the system of government based on obligations between the lord or king and vassal (subordinate)
A brief look at life in the Middle Ages
Miss K. Guppy
Both concepts are linked, but feudalism connects to the military and political leadership while manorialism connects to the economy and society.
In the Middle Ages the most valuable commodity of all was LAND
A Typical Medieval Manor
The ruins of the medieval castle at Pevensey (Sussex)
Manor House in Cornwall
Church in Pevensey built 1068
Your task is to design a medieval village. This may be done as either:
You should assume that YOU are the Lord (or Lady) of the Manor. Your village will need to include:
Be prepared to describe your village’s features and justify your
design to the teacher.