Submission Strategies

The Irish Submissions to Richard II, 1395


Lawrence Berkerolle

Alternate Spellings: Verkerell

Submission Documents


Sir Lawrence Berkerolle was lord of Coity in Wales. In addition to accompanying Richard II to Ireland, he was also involved in conflicts in the March of Wales. In 1404, his castle of Coity was besieged by Owain Glyndŵr.


Coity Castle

Further Reading

Ray Caple et al, Vale of Glamorgan County Treasures: St Athan (Vale of Glamorgan Council, 2007).

Ralph A. Griffiths, "Owain Glyndŵr and the siege of Coity Castle, 1404-1405,"" Morgannwg transactions of the Glamorgan Local History Society 45 (2001): .


Margaret K. Smith