New edition published by Beverley Minster with support from the National Lottery Heritage Fund
ISBN: 978 1 5262 0830 9
Size: 216 x 216 mm
Binding: Paperback, perfect bound
Date published: March, 2020
Martyn Kirby writes a fascinating account of Beverley’s right of sanctuary, its sanctuary crosses, the connection with King Athelstan, the Saxon stone chair and the Sanctuary Book that survives from 1478 listing the names and misdemeanours of the ‘sanctuary rascals’.