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by grahamp
Tue Jul 01, 2008 9:16 am
Forum: Pictures
Topic: The Fed at Windsor 2008
Replies: 13
Views: 2590

The Hussites wait to advance
by grahamp
Tue Jul 01, 2008 9:07 am
Forum: Pictures
Topic: The Fed at Windsor 2008
Replies: 13
Views: 2590

Last Engagement, First Sunday Battle
by grahamp
Tue Jul 01, 2008 9:05 am
Forum: Pictures
Topic: The Fed at Windsor 2008
Replies: 13
Views: 2590

First engagement, First Sunday Battle
by grahamp
Tue Jul 01, 2008 9:03 am
Forum: Pictures
Topic: The Fed at Windsor 2008
Replies: 13
Views: 2590

Woodvilles vs Cavalry 2
by grahamp
Tue Jul 01, 2008 9:02 am
Forum: Pictures
Topic: The Fed at Windsor 2008
Replies: 13
Views: 2590

The Wooodvilles vs Cavalry
by grahamp
Wed Jun 04, 2008 4:05 pm
Forum: Costumes
Topic: Tom Norbury hat pictures?
Replies: 11
Views: 2972

I bought one of Tom Norbury's Tricorns about 3 years ago. I have worn it to all Pirate events, in all weathers, been rained on heavily & has never lost it's shape. All I've done is edged it with a cotton ribbing. Never bothered adding anything to make it waterproof,seems fine as is. I didn't have an...
by grahamp
Fri May 02, 2008 10:16 am
Forum: Costumes
Topic: Costume books for sale.
Replies: 0
Views: 532

Costume books for sale.

Just listed some costume books on Ebay - 360048515636 - HUGH EVELYN HISTORY OF COSTUME 1660 - 1800 1ST HBK 1967 http://cgi.ebay.co.uk/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&category=274&item=360048515636 150242644556 - HUGH EVELYN HISTORY OF COSTUME 1800 - 1900 1ST HBK 1966 http://cgi.ebay.co.uk/ws/eBayISAPI.dll...
by grahamp
Thu Apr 17, 2008 10:19 pm
Forum: Costumes
Topic: Barbary Corsair c17th - Armour?
Replies: 3
Views: 1021

Hmm think about it, pirates on ships, the possiblilty of getting knocked overboard, the last thing you'd want to wear is any armour to help you sink down in the briny on your way to Davy Jones Locker! I've never seen metal armour of any kind worn by any pirate in my books, but if someone has please ...
by grahamp
Fri Aug 17, 2007 6:24 pm
Forum: Costumes
Topic: Decent Medieval Hose
Replies: 53
Views: 8391

Jim, I have a pair of footed black, Black Swan joined hose. I bought them 5 years ago and are still going strong apart from a few small holes which have been stitched up. I have worn them a good many times at training plus every event I've attended for the past 5 years. I found that they fitted nice...
by grahamp
Fri Aug 10, 2007 3:20 pm
Forum: Book, Film, TV & Music Reviews
Topic: Books about women in the late medieval period (14th/15thc)
Replies: 7
Views: 1453

I have had two books which I sold - MEDIEVAL WOMAN - Village Life in the Middle Ages by Ann Baer - Michael O'Mara Books 1996 Description Village life in medieval England is brought vividly to life in this glowing portrait of Marion, the carpenter's wife, and her extended family. Based on years of re...
by grahamp
Thu Feb 22, 2007 9:15 am
Forum: Costumes
Topic: Pirates Stuff and such.......
Replies: 20
Views: 3032

Shadowcat wrote: We have a guy on here who has a Pirate website, but right now I cannot remember the name of it.

S.
There is this one - http://uk.groups.yahoo.com/group/ukpiratebrotherhood/

and here
http://www.pyracy.co.uk/Links.htm[/url]
by grahamp
Sun May 28, 2006 9:01 pm
Forum: 55BC-410AD
Topic: Romans and Britons - join now !
Replies: 9
Views: 2566

Shame you haven't any events in the south east though? :cry: Otherwise I'd pop along :)
by grahamp
Fri Oct 21, 2005 8:19 am
Forum: 1715-1810
Topic: 21st October ...........
Replies: 3
Views: 1900

......is my daughters 8th birthday!
by grahamp
Fri Sep 16, 2005 12:22 pm
Forum: 410-1100
Topic: THE BATTLE OF DUNNICHEN 685 AD
Replies: 9
Views: 4132

Yes, I thought I'd just share it as its not that well known and to just add something extra to read in this forum.
by grahamp
Fri Sep 16, 2005 10:58 am
Forum: 410-1100
Topic: THE BATTLE OF DUNNICHEN 685 AD
Replies: 9
Views: 4132

THE BATTLE OF DUNNICHEN 685 AD

The Pictish defeat of the Northumbrians is arguably the most important turning point in Scottish history. The stunning victory allowed the Picts to reverse Northumbrian expansion and led to Pictland becoming the dominant kingdom in North Britain - the foundation for the Scottish nation. Waged on Sat...