Wars of the Roses 1450-1459

T D S K W F Q B R O W K B G H K N A E K Q
U L U Y G S Y N M P Q Q J X S J X P C H W
W U S X S L Y M Y V V T L A N J E L L S J
F P Q X O E I C A H K A U U W X Q O U F C
N P Q Y T K H V X C M C O H O E M S P K Y
N O R R H T K C A C L T J H H V C S L H M
O Q I Y A D M H V D O O N S B H C O H I K
I A Q Q Q K G X S V V F A L F V B F B I E
L A B B L W Q X G U E R F X Q Q T N F U S
L V A L G J P N F P D E O P M T C O T X N
E Y S O K G V I U C A S T B M N H R T O Y
B J T R K D H F X S Y U E P F W P M R E F
E L A E P B V O W J B M R V V H I A H I S
R Q L H U E N E A U U P A O X D D N T P P
S I B E F M H O N O M T G W I Q C D V B B
E U A A F Y W N K X G I R S N U F Y L H G
D S N T C O V M U W Q O A K K B O V K A N
A F S H P R N R F K B N M V B K A L G D A
C R J T U I V R F Q H T E R Y R P J W O Q
J R S Y H O K F G R T Y F S H R E U V W Y
J Y V S N C C D U L Y Y N P F J Q M V P B

Clues

  • 23rd September 1459, a battle where Lord Audely intercepted yorkist forces (Salisbury) from meeting ork and Warwick in Ludlow...the yorkists won (5, 5)
  • A rebellion in 1450 caused by the 'traitors' and 'evil counsellors' around the king and the loss of Normandy (5, 9)
  • An act passed by York as protector to revoke all land grants made. (3, 2, 10)
  • Battle on the 22nd May 1455 (2, 6)
  • Lands lost because of Somerset and one of the reasons why the Duke of York returned to England (4, 2, 8)
  • March 1458, a day for the nobles to reconcile after the battles that had occurred (4, 3)
  • The Queen of England and Henry VI's wife (8, 2, 5)

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