Wednesday, 29 March 2017

Castle's Number 2 Throne

Have you ever wondered what a medieval castle toilet was like?

Many medieval castle's toilets were in rooms that jutted out of the castle walls, these rooms were called "Garderobes". There was a hole in the bottom which would allow the waste to fall straight into the moat or a pit that was dug to contain all the poos and wees (This pit was called a "cesspit").

Castle Toilet - garderobe

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