Search found 24 matches

by Wilhelm
Sat Apr 19, 2008 9:15 pm
Forum: 1100-1500
Topic: Armourclass 14th Century Hand & a Half
Replies: 8
Views: 2455

Hi Adam As im currently at uni, the filtering won't allow me to look at exactly which sword it is youve posted a link to :roll: ....however, i do believe, if memory serves, that that is the particular sword which I own. Ive had it now for going on five years and its holding up really well. In the fi...
by Wilhelm
Thu Jan 31, 2008 5:48 pm
Forum: Pictures
Topic: Lulworth 07
Replies: 0
Views: 761

Lulworth 07

Does anyone happen to have any pics of this event that they wouldnt mind sharing? Cheers!
by Wilhelm
Mon Nov 12, 2007 4:36 pm
Forum: 1810-1900
Topic: Another flaming Sharpe jacket!
Replies: 6
Views: 4279

biccie wrote:wilhelm Thank you from the heart of my bottom. I was fast giving up as I couldn't get hold of the Osprey any where. That will do nicely as they say.
No worries! Glad I could be of service! :D
by Wilhelm
Mon Oct 29, 2007 4:33 pm
Forum: 1100-1500
Topic: your favorit sites/buildings
Replies: 25
Views: 4944

Carreg Cennen castle in south wales, the location is truly stunning!
by Wilhelm
Wed Oct 17, 2007 10:06 pm
Forum: 1810-1900
Topic: Another flaming Sharpe jacket!
Replies: 6
Views: 4279

Try on here.....

http://www.sutlers.co.uk/acatalog/News_ ... ores_.html

As im at uni, the stupid filtering wont let me find the exact page but I'm pretty sure they do a good reproduction which you might be able to get a few ideas from!

Hope that helps!
by Wilhelm
Sat Sep 22, 2007 11:43 pm
Forum: General History
Topic: Medieval abrasives
Replies: 17
Views: 3771

chrisanson wrote:dogfish skin( i think)
Yeh, i have heard that that was used almost as sand paper to smooth things down like bow staves and stuff
by Wilhelm
Thu Sep 13, 2007 2:22 pm
Forum: Pictures
Topic: Detling videos
Replies: 0
Views: 810

Detling videos

by Wilhelm
Sun Sep 02, 2007 10:09 am
Forum: Pictures
Topic: Detling Military odyssey 2007
Replies: 12
Views: 3632

Nice pics! I see me - medieval ones, black feather on my helmet....
by Wilhelm
Tue Feb 20, 2007 5:03 pm
Forum: 55BC-410AD
Topic: Roman kit
Replies: 17
Views: 7406

Cool! Chances are I've probably met you before I expect! (I cant really tell from squinting at your avatar, whether I recognise you or not :?) And I'm not realy called Wilhelm(But shhh, don't tell anyone :lol:) , the name's Sam!
by Wilhelm
Tue Feb 20, 2007 10:38 am
Forum: 55BC-410AD
Topic: Roman kit
Replies: 17
Views: 7406

Fluffster wrote:Have you tried what used to be the Morrigan in Basingstoke?
Yeh, I train with them twice a week! Thanks anyway though! :lol:
by Wilhelm
Wed Feb 07, 2007 11:47 am
Forum: Book, Film, TV & Music Reviews
Topic: 300
Replies: 29
Views: 6030

Yes it was a brilliant film, made me cry at least 3 times...i'm such a soft sod! Quite difficult viewing in places but a must see. The awareness this is raising about conflict diamonds can only be a good thing! Absolutely. An excellent, thought provoking story, with superb acting as well! A great p...
by Wilhelm
Wed Feb 07, 2007 10:31 am
Forum: Book, Film, TV & Music Reviews
Topic: Medieval Mercenaries:The Business of War
Replies: 2
Views: 1066

I keep meaning to get a copy of this. It sounds excellent though, thanks for the review!
by Wilhelm
Wed Feb 07, 2007 10:29 am
Forum: Book, Film, TV & Music Reviews
Topic: 300
Replies: 29
Views: 6030

Having said that, teh Z-ster, Sam and I went to see Blood Diamond on sunday and some guy had his what must have been 4 or 5 year old with him judging by the volume and type of racket it was producing, now how the hell was that allowed..? Hmm yeah, that was a tad annoying, especially as it was a 15!...
by Wilhelm
Tue Feb 06, 2007 10:48 am
Forum: Book, Film, TV & Music Reviews
Topic: 300
Replies: 29
Views: 6030

Roll on march, is all I can say!
by Wilhelm
Wed Dec 20, 2006 10:25 am
Forum: 55BC-410AD
Topic: Roman kit
Replies: 17
Views: 7406

Caballo wrote: Where are you based, Wilhelm?
Am down in Basingstoke in sunny old Hampshire.

And thanks for the links, I will check them out.
by Wilhelm
Tue Dec 19, 2006 11:07 am
Forum: 55BC-410AD
Topic: Roman kit
Replies: 17
Views: 7406

You need to make sure that you know exactly what bit of 'Roman' you want - there is a world of difference between (say) legionary equipment of the invasion period in the south of England and auxiliary kit for a 3rd century frontier garrison unit. Yeh thanks for pointing that out. I was thinking 1st...
by Wilhelm
Sun Dec 17, 2006 7:24 pm
Forum: 55BC-410AD
Topic: Roman kit
Replies: 17
Views: 7406

Thanks for your help guys!
by Wilhelm
Fri Dec 15, 2006 3:48 pm
Forum: 55BC-410AD
Topic: Roman kit
Replies: 17
Views: 7406

Roman kit

Would anybody please be able to advise me on some websites/traders where I can get some decent roman kit ie clothing/armour/weapons/sheilds, etc....

Thanks in advance
by Wilhelm
Tue Dec 12, 2006 9:54 am
Forum: Pictures
Topic: Pictures please...
Replies: 30
Views: 6270

Dickie wrote:
Wilhelm,

You're secrets safe with us, who would guess that you (of all people) like to dress up as a man..?
Who would've guessed eh?! :lol:
by Wilhelm
Mon Dec 11, 2006 7:37 pm
Forum: Pictures
Topic: Pictures please...
Replies: 30
Views: 6270

Tis me!

Ah my cover's blown, run.........!
by Wilhelm
Mon Dec 11, 2006 9:54 am
Forum: Pictures
Topic: Pictures please...
Replies: 30
Views: 6270

http://www.medieval-combat.org/gallery0 ... rd013.html

Who's that handsome devil on the far right then....? :lol:
by Wilhelm
Mon Nov 20, 2006 12:41 pm
Forum: Book, Film, TV & Music Reviews
Topic: Books about Warwick and Clarence.
Replies: 4
Views: 1485

:lol: I'll have a word with him....
by Wilhelm
Sun Nov 19, 2006 11:37 am
Forum: Book, Film, TV & Music Reviews
Topic: Books about Warwick and Clarence.
Replies: 4
Views: 1485

Anything by Michael Hicks, he is quite an authority on he subject. I can't remember any of the titles of his books off hand but he has written extensively on the Wotr, Richard III, Neville, Clarence, etc. He also happens to be one of my lecturers at uni so I can tell you he is VERY knowledgeable and...
by Wilhelm
Tue Oct 31, 2006 3:11 pm
Forum: General History
Topic: Spiritual connection
Replies: 26
Views: 4775

hi all! I have been viewing this site quite a lot but have never really been able to find anything I could post constructively on! I have been re-enacting for nearly 4 years now but have been interested in history and medieval history in particular for as long as I can remember and I'm sure I must h...