Queen Takes Queen - Elizabeth I vs. Mary, Queen of Scots

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  • ALEJANDRO SOSA

  • Mary found a far different country from the one she had left

    as a child.

    Now they

    turned

    protestant!

  • Im John Knox and I

    hate all Catholics!

  • Oh Darnley, now Im

    closer to the English

    throne...

  • HO NO!

  • In April 1567, after

    the death of her

    husband Lord

    Darnley, she married

    with James

    Hepburn, 4th Earl of

    Bothwell. However

    this man was

    suspected to kill the

    Marys husband:

    Darnley.

  • After the marriage of Mary and Hepburn, the people of scotland are disgusted and

    turned against her. The only choise of Mary is to fled to England

    Please,

    stay

    away!

    Help!!

    Catch

    her !!!

  • But after her leak, Mary asked at Elizabeth to help her.

    However, Elizabeth was suspicious that Mary would take

    the throne of England AND of murdering her husband. So,

    she decided to send Mary to prison for over eighteen years

    Oh, beautiful Queen,

    Mary Queen of Scots

    wants to meet you

    Really ! Its a good thing. I

    will prepare an excellent

    suprise for her arrival !!

  • CENTRE of PLOTS

    against ELIZABETH

    DELICATE political

    situation

    Sir WILLIAM CECYL

    versus NORFOLK family

  • N represented the OLDCATHOLICS

    N feared WAR withcatholic powers of EUROPE (=SPAIN)

    N resented Bs highPOSITION

    B stood for the NEWPROTESTANTS

    EXPANDING OVERSEAS TRADE

    Like THOMASCROMWELL

    N Wanted MARY to be QUEEN

  • NORFOLKs PLOT

  • Its cold in

    here!

  • NORTHERN REBELLION

    EARLS of NORTHUMBERLAND &

    WESTMORLAND

    TROOPERS & HORSEMEN joined in

    TOWNS & HOMES & CROPS burned

    DURHAM:

    Prayer books destroyed

    Mass was celebrated

    DISATISFIED with tudor rule

    Northern CATHOLICS against PROTESTANTISM

  • NORTHERN REBELLION

    GOVERMENT AGENT carried MARY away

    ROYAL ARMY moved in

    REBELS were not WELL-ARMED

    POOR MEN moved by LOYALTY

    Quickly FADED AWAY

    NORTHUMBERLAND CAPTURED & BEHEADED

    WESTMORLAND FLED ABROAD

    NO ACTIONS against MARY

  • MARYS WEB OF PLOTS

    The queen has no

    children and no king

    I should take her sit!!!

  • PLOTS

    + (1571)

    + NORFOLK

    + ROBERTO RIDOLFI

    = NORFOLK BEHEADED

    = RIDOLFI FLED ABROAD

    + (1586)

    + SPANISH AMBASSADOR

    + ANTHONY BABINGTON

    + OTHER CATHOLICS

    = ALL DISCOVERED &

    EXECUTED

  • SPY MASTER

    Coded letters were

    smuggled on beer

    barels in and out of

    Chartley Hall in

    Derbyshare

    CASE

    CLOSE!

  • But unfortunately, after this discovery, Mary was put on trial at

    Fotheringay Castle, in Northamptonshire, found GUILTY,

    sentenced to DEATH and condamned to be BEHEADED.

  • should I

    not?

    should I do

    it or

  • Though Elizabeth changed his mind after singning Marys death

    warrant, Bughley and the Council sent it to Fotheringay anyway.

    On February 8th 1587 at Fotheringay Castle Mary, Queen of Scots,

    went to the guillotine /l..tin/ and met her death.

  • ALEJANDRO SOSA