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by craig1459
Fri May 18, 2007 12:26 am
Forum: Costumes
Topic: What colour is Red?
Replies: 21
Views: 1808

Tuppence wrote:
Combination of brazilwood and madder for many medieval reds

not for that many medieval reds - brazilwood - from south america........

I thought brazilwood came from the Old World and the country was thus named
by craig1459
Wed May 16, 2007 10:36 pm
Forum: Music and Instruments
Topic: Help identifying medieval song!
Replies: 29
Views: 6275

It sounds like Carmina to me but I can't be sure

Medieval music - listen to Schelmish!
by craig1459
Tue May 15, 2007 3:22 am
Forum: Food and Drink
Topic: Alternative to water in LH camps
Replies: 64
Views: 13933

Cleggy - Sara's dad is an expert home brewer - ran a shop for years and always has made-from-scratch beer. I'll have a word and see what he can knock up - it's something I've wanted to do some work on
by craig1459
Sun May 13, 2007 8:08 am
Forum: Pictures
Topic: Bolsover Mayday weekend
Replies: 26
Views: 3597

Sir Fletcher Phelps wrote:
Earl Mortimer wrote:Lord sees the point :lol:

That looks like Turncoat1459 in the top left to me :lol:

:lol: yep
I was fighting a group I used to be a member of for the first time, which was a bit strange but which makes your description correct, whatever livery I was wearing :oops:
by craig1459
Sat May 12, 2007 7:45 pm
Forum: 1100-1500
Topic: How to tell who is a Knight.
Replies: 333
Views: 30137

Not a problem! Well we'll lend you kit for a start :D
by craig1459
Sat May 12, 2007 7:34 pm
Forum: Pictures
Topic: Bolsover Mayday weekend
Replies: 26
Views: 3597

lidimy wrote:Yep, now I know which back of head belonged to whom xD

:-P
by craig1459
Sat May 12, 2007 6:51 pm
Forum: Pictures
Topic: Bolsover Mayday weekend
Replies: 26
Views: 3597

And the archer on the left is Oggie/Mark the ex-MOP who also posts here
by craig1459
Sat May 12, 2007 6:48 pm
Forum: Pictures
Topic: Bolsover Mayday weekend
Replies: 26
Views: 3597

Chap on the left is Nev who posts here occassionally grappling with Yan, captain of the Conyers
by craig1459
Sat May 12, 2007 6:40 pm
Forum: Pictures
Topic: Bolsover Mayday weekend
Replies: 26
Views: 3597

Allan Harley fixing for a fight and yep - me again :D
by craig1459
Sat May 12, 2007 6:17 pm
Forum: Pictures
Topic: Bolsover Mayday weekend
Replies: 26
Views: 3597

Nice one

That's me just visible on the right of "Playtime" and on the left of "Axe-fighting". :D

That's not a Stafford livery I'm wearing honest :lol:
by craig1459
Mon May 07, 2007 11:24 pm
Forum: 1100-1500
Topic: How to tell who is a Knight.
Replies: 333
Views: 30137

[quote="Wayland2002"] But she's a similar age to him. You could always have Essel instead. [quote="Wayland2002"] Ah yes but Lidi's already lined up for a spot helping Sara. The squire bit's a sideline. Do you really think Sara will want Ace Fehley skulking around - unless she can...
by craig1459
Mon May 07, 2007 11:15 pm
Forum: Pictures
Topic: Rockingham
Replies: 30
Views: 5232

That happened ages ago - Lidi was going to be Sara's assistant at Rougham before it got pulled :(
by craig1459
Mon May 07, 2007 10:55 pm
Forum: 1100-1500
Topic: How to tell who is a Knight.
Replies: 333
Views: 30137

Wayland2002 wrote:
lidimy wrote:Can I be a squire please? :D

Matthew could do with a squire.

Go away - I saw this squire first! Besides the Cub has got Ace Frehley :lol:
by craig1459
Mon May 07, 2007 5:25 pm
Forum: 1100-1500
Topic: How to tell who is a Knight.
Replies: 333
Views: 30137

lidimy wrote:Can I be a squire please? :D

You're hired!
by craig1459
Mon May 07, 2007 1:46 pm
Forum: Pictures
Topic: Rockingham
Replies: 30
Views: 5232

Yeah

Let's see
19 Wayland Panda Thorlak

Probably loads more
by craig1459
Mon May 07, 2007 11:51 am
Forum: Pictures
Topic: Rockingham
Replies: 30
Views: 5232

Exactly! :wink:

No seriously - it's 07104. The big guy in the middle is Bucket, Third from the left is Cat
by craig1459
Mon May 07, 2007 8:59 am
Forum: Pictures
Topic: Rockingham
Replies: 30
Views: 5232

There's a great one of the Thomas Stanleys getting stuck in
by craig1459
Sat May 05, 2007 2:17 pm
Forum: Pictures
Topic: Towton 2007
Replies: 12
Views: 2632

Banastre - have PMd you
by craig1459
Sat May 05, 2007 11:40 am
Forum: Pictures
Topic: Towton 2007
Replies: 12
Views: 2632

Next time yer down in Cornwall - check out Cotehele Hall - there's a gorgeous poleaxe there from the C16 with three backspikes. Even Sara said it was a sexy piece of kit Yan from the Conyers had a lovely new pollaxe at Towton - now wish I could remember where he got it from - think it was the chap w...
by craig1459
Thu May 03, 2007 7:27 pm
Forum: Pictures
Topic: Saying Good-Bye.
Replies: 8
Views: 2322

Sorry that these things happen to your friends but what a great send off you gave him. I'd like to be remembered in a similar fashion.
by craig1459
Thu May 03, 2007 4:57 pm
Forum: Food and Drink
Topic: Snack/lunch in the fields food?
Replies: 27
Views: 5281

Cheers T16 - I've got a whole gardenful of authentiplants (on paper :wink: ) so I'll post in another thread. There's pages of this stuff covering a variety of eras.
by craig1459
Wed May 02, 2007 7:28 pm
Forum: Food and Drink
Topic: Snack/lunch in the fields food?
Replies: 27
Views: 5281

Authentiapples

Coeur de Boeuf
Costard
Decio
Nonpareil
Pearmain
by craig1459
Wed May 02, 2007 3:40 pm
Forum: Food and Drink
Topic: Snack/lunch in the fields food?
Replies: 27
Views: 5281

Sara used to teach gardening history and has a long list of things you could find in various types of garden at various times since the Conquest - will have a look at her notes when I get home
by craig1459
Wed May 02, 2007 3:38 pm
Forum: 1100-1500
Topic: How to tell who is a Knight.
Replies: 333
Views: 30137

Would an experienced and accomplished sergeant or captain have more standing in an army than a provincial knight with only a few men?
by craig1459
Wed May 02, 2007 1:25 pm
Forum: Food and Drink
Topic: Snack/lunch in the fields food?
Replies: 27
Views: 5281

Stilton, brie, port salut are other orfenticheeses IIRC

What are authentic apple varieties?
by craig1459
Wed May 02, 2007 11:21 am
Forum: Pictures
Topic: Who the hell are you?
Replies: 520
Views: 66317

lidimy wrote:It's not a pentacle... :wink:

The six points is a bit of a giveaway :lol:
by craig1459
Tue May 01, 2007 7:29 am
Forum: Pictures
Topic: Who the hell are you?
Replies: 520
Views: 66317

Morning Fletch - see you this afternoon :D
by craig1459
Tue May 01, 2007 6:41 am
Forum: Pictures
Topic: Who the hell are you?
Replies: 520
Views: 66317

Well done! Right Lidi - your turn :lol:
by craig1459
Mon Apr 30, 2007 10:46 pm
Forum: Pictures
Topic: Who the hell are you?
Replies: 520
Views: 66317

m300572 wrote:
Starkey.

Bin it - the man's a twerp! :evil:

Seconded - an eejit :twisted:
by craig1459
Mon Apr 30, 2007 10:11 am
Forum: Pictures
Topic: Blore Fed practice weekend pictures
Replies: 23
Views: 3426

Banastre- quote the message and delete all the stuff you don't want, leaving the image tags of the one that you do
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