Medieval Torture

The accused had to face the trial by ordeal in which their innocence or guilt was judged by subjecting them to unpleasant ordeals.
During the ordeal by fire the accused had to walk a distance of around 9 feet either by holding a red hot iron or over a red hot plough share.
In case of ordeal by combat the two parties in dispute had to fight to the death.

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Created with images by Idol - "Medieval Torture Chamber" • Herb@Victoria - "Victoria, BC"

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