Chapter 11: Beachhead

Scene 3: William has a discussion with his half brothers and a castle is built

Duke William appears in discussion with his half brothers, Bishop Odo and Robert, Count of Mortain. A motte, a type of castle, is built to strengthen the Norman invaders' base at Hastings. A messenger brings William news of Harold and his army. On the right, a woman and her child flee from a burning house.