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Bess of Hardwick

Bess of Hardwick

History's Maid delve into the History of Bess of Hardwick.

'Hear the story of 'Bess' who rose from a modest background to become a close friend of Queen Elizabeth I, keeper and confidant to Mary Queen of Scots and one of the wealthiest women of the Tudor ages.  A tireless and ambitious builder, her houses at Chatsworth and Hardwick Hall are a testament to her wealth and power'.   


Last updated on 08 April 2021