The first building of the “Let’s design a village” is here. We are starting with the most humble of buildings. The cottage of a cottager, the lowest of the lows, right at the bottom of the feudal pyramid.
A review of medieval tools like the axe, flail, harrow, scythe, plough (ard), heavy plough and all others medieval villagers used.
Part one of a series of articles focusing on the social stratification of a feudal medieval kingdom. In this part we explore the lower part of the social pyramid and introduce some of the main concepts that explain the social mobility within a kingdom.