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by Donald_McQuag
Wed May 04, 2011 6:28 pm
Forum: 1485-1603
Topic: Flodden kit and info please
Replies: 93
Views: 30862

Re: Flodden kit and info please

Hey there as a member of the Cabbots Company Group (from the aforementioned german Lrp Event) We all have Early Henrican Kit (1513 compatible) for English billmen and longbowmen, as well as camp equipment and I will be meeting up with them again at the end of the month, we are really interested in g...
by Donald_McQuag
Wed Sep 09, 2009 6:53 pm
Forum: Costumes
Topic: Sewing thread question -15th Century
Replies: 33
Views: 7612

Le prevo do some linen thread.
by Donald_McQuag
Mon Sep 07, 2009 10:47 pm
Forum: Costumes
Topic: Veg tan Goatskin needed
Replies: 8
Views: 2436

Or www.leprevo.com or is it .co.uk?
by Donald_McQuag
Sun Sep 06, 2009 5:44 pm
Forum: Music and Instruments
Topic: Medieval Sheet Music
Replies: 5
Views: 3091

Don't know if this is any help, it has a cut of the sheet music during it.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mRsDgtqtx5Q
by Donald_McQuag
Fri Sep 04, 2009 6:58 pm
Forum: 1100-1500
Topic: lacquering leather armour (has become Archer vs Armour)
Replies: 141
Views: 22904

Just a little aside on the note on Flodden, The Archers didn't seem to be effective against the rest of the scottish army in the accounts and books I have read, it was a bit of a swan song.
by Donald_McQuag
Mon Aug 10, 2009 6:59 pm
Forum: General History
Topic: The History of Re-enactment
Replies: 63
Views: 19837

It's Really nice to hear that hes still fondly remembered within the hobby.
thanks all... :D
by Donald_McQuag
Thu Aug 06, 2009 11:53 pm
Forum: Book, Film, TV & Music Reviews
Topic: Favorite Historica, Period Drama/Action Films.
Replies: 40
Views: 9411

I had to sit through all three years of Gettysburg. ....then the Bloke tried to make me watch War and Peace .....i would rather stick bayonets in me eyes..... oh I forgot Cold Mountain - love it, real epic. yes, get the Abduction Club ! :lol: Apparently, it seems this sort of thing actually went on ...
by Donald_McQuag
Sat Aug 01, 2009 2:48 am
Forum: General History
Topic: The History of Re-enactment
Replies: 63
Views: 19837

Reminds me of ooking through My dads scrapbook from SK and ECWS early days, apparantly he was also a close freind of Brigadeer Peter young (who fancied my Mum :shock: ) ah well nice read here.
Incase any one wonders my dads name is Joe Newton.
by Donald_McQuag
Wed May 27, 2009 5:35 pm
Forum: 1485-1603
Topic: A soldiers life.
Replies: 0
Views: 1766

A soldiers life.

Hi im looking for some basic information on the life of an English soldier
from the early tudor period under henry the VIII (or militia mans experiences?) until just after flodden.
any suggested reading or internet site's will be appreciated.
especially interested in military camp life etc,