In this episode of the Medieval Archives we discuss Eustace the Monk, the most feared pirate of the 13th Century. Eustace the Monk left the monastery and became an outlaw, a magician and a pirate. We discuss his early life, why he left the monastery and how he turned to piracy. We also look at his role in the First Baron’s War and his death.
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- Magna Carta
- Battle of Dover
- Battle of Sandwich
- Henry Cannon “Eustace the Monk and the Battle of Sandwich”
- Glyn Burgess: Two medieval Outlaws: Eustace the Monk and Fouke Fitz Waryn
The music was provided by Tim Rayburn. It is available at Magnatune.com
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