Cowdray House and the Curse of Fire and Water

Cowdray House and the Curse of Fire and Water
The Tudor History & Travel Show
Cowdray House and the Curse of Fire and Water

Sep 10 2022 | 00:26:16

Episode September 10, 2022 00:26:16

Show Notes

In this episode of The Tudor History & Travel Show, we travel back to one of England's greatest Tudor buildings: Cowdray House. I chat to Paul Ullson, guide at Cowdray House as we discover the history of this once splendid building, its owners and how a fire destroyed its valuable collection of precious Tudor artefacts. Tune in to discover the chilling tale of Cowdray House...


Some useful links, mentioned in this episode, are below: 

To read my blog about Cowdray House, click here 

To watch the video of 'What Life was Like in a BUsy Tudor Kitchen', filmed at Cowdray, click this link.

To find out about events, opening times and general visitor information, visit the Cowdray House website here  

Find Paul Ullson on Instagram @paul_ullson 


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Show Credits:

Presenter: Sarah Morris

Guest: Paul Ullson

Produced by Cutting Crew Productions

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