The Quest For England – Through the Itchingfield Mud We Go

The Quest For England - Through the Itchingfield Mud We Go

Today’s walk is around the parish of Itchingfield. The water logged fields surround this Sussex village support the best clay, and i wade through much of it on this meander. I begin my walk at St Nicolas Church which feature heavily in an earlier long format video I made called Crumbling Churches. Crumbling Churches video […]

The Quest For England – The Roman Fields in England

The Quest For England - The Roman Fields in England

This is the third part of my exploration of the history of field systems in early England. I am learning from Christopher Taylor’s book, ‘Fields in the English Landscape’, and attempting to share the knowledge with the audience. In this episode I am exploring the Roman influence on farming in this country after their invasion. […]

The Quest For England – Another West Sussex Walk from the Blue Idol near Coolham

The Quest For England - Another West Sussex Walk from the Blue Idol near Coolham

The sun promises to come out today. It is certainly warmer, although there is still plenty of water lying on the West Sussex clay. I am off on another walk from the Blue Idol Quaker House near Coolham. I pass the Quaker Burial Ground and explore the lovely farm houses and barns locally. PLEASE SUPPORT […]

The Sunday Chat – 21st February 2021

The Sunday Chat - 21st February 2021

Another chance to catch up with the weeks events and things in the pipeline. PLEASE SUPPORT THE BALD EXPLORERMy videos are funded by people like you. If you enjoy them, please help me make more: Visit http://BaldExplorer.com to become a patron.Or make a one off donation https://www.paypal.me/RichardVobes MY OTHER CHANNELSThe Vobes Show – https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCdI_KaatiP-swYJyQcciWUAListen with […]

The Quest For England – The Early Fields of England – Part Two

The Quest For England - The Early Fields of England - Part Two

This is the second part of my look at the early fields of England from the prehistoric times. In my attempt to grasp English history, I am starting with the early stages of farming. So, with the help from Christopher Taylor’s, Fields In the English Landscape, published by Alan Sutton, I explore how prehistoric man […]

The Quest For England – The Fields of The First Men

The Quest For England - The Fields of The First Men

In my attempt to grasp English history, I am starting with the early stages of farming. So, with the help from Christopher Taylor’s, Fields In the English Landscape, published by Alan Sutton, I explore how prehistoric man went from hunter gather to settled farmer and how he tilled the fields. PLEASE SUPPORT THE BALD EXPLORERMy […]