Flashcards in Middle Ages Deck (24):
Middle Ages or medieval
The time between the end of the Roman Empire and modern times.
How land was owned in the Middle Ages.
The land the king kept for his own use.
An old word for farmer.
A person who belonged to the Lord and framed his land.
A man who paid rent and tax to the Lord but could travel as he pleased.
Soldiers who rode into battle on horseback.
The land and everything on it owned by the Lord
Serfs that had 30 acres of land.
The land from the king .
Any tax,levy or fine
Peasants animal grazed together.
Made sure that the peasants paid rent
Where the Lord and his family lived.
At the top of the keep we're soldiers looked out for enemies
The outer wall of the castle
Strong towers along the walls
Was raised a night or while enemy's approached
Was an iron grille that could be lowered in front of castle gate
Ran along the top of the castle.