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by Wim-Jaap
Mon Mar 01, 2010 7:08 am
Forum: Societies
Topic: Charles Edward Stuart Society
Replies: 1
Views: 1605

Re: Charles Edward Stuart Society

Hey Arran,

Nice change for the website!

Greenthings,

Wim-Jaap (the lad that talked with ya at Mary kings close last oktober)
by Wim-Jaap
Sun Jan 17, 2010 9:27 am
Forum: Creative Works
Topic: To battle
Replies: 2
Views: 2327

Re: To battle

Nice!

greenthings,

Wim-Jaap
by Wim-Jaap
Wed Dec 23, 2009 10:50 am
Forum: Book, Film, TV & Music Reviews
Topic: Victorian Farm Christmas
Replies: 11
Views: 3842

Re: Victorian Farm Christmas

when will the movies be available outside the UK?
by Wim-Jaap
Tue Sep 08, 2009 4:32 pm
Forum: Traders Discussion
Topic: Show in Holland free pitch
Replies: 12
Views: 2066

what would you like to know?

Most of the practical info is in martins post.

But I can translate for ya if ya want to know something.

Greenthings,

Wim-Jaap
by Wim-Jaap
Sat Sep 05, 2009 10:49 am
Forum: Traders Discussion
Topic: Show in Holland free pitch
Replies: 12
Views: 2066

Me and my GF might be there as mops.

Greenthings,

Wim-Jaap
by Wim-Jaap
Mon Jun 08, 2009 6:40 am
Forum: Creative Works
Topic: Commission for Me Ol' Dad!
Replies: 6
Views: 2402

Holy shite!
That's beautiful!

Wow!

greenthings,

Wim-Jaap
by Wim-Jaap
Thu Nov 06, 2008 8:45 pm
Forum: Pictures
Topic: Great War Picture
Replies: 30
Views: 3764

bloody nice picture!

just one word:

WOW!

greenthings,

Wim-Jaap
by Wim-Jaap
Fri Sep 19, 2008 9:04 am
Forum: Costumes
Topic: Clothing of the Isles
Replies: 2
Views: 1069

Hey!

You made it here!

Welcome!

Also post yer question here:

http://livinghistory.co.uk/forums/viewforum.php?f=10

Greenthings Wim-Jaap aka William MacBran
by Wim-Jaap
Fri Sep 19, 2008 8:47 am
Forum: 1715-1810
Topic: Prestonpans 20th September 2008
Replies: 33
Views: 7090

Hey all!

Have a nice one this weekend... wish I could be there!

Ah well maybe next year!

Greenthings Wim-Jaap
by Wim-Jaap
Fri Aug 29, 2008 6:03 am
Forum: Traders Discussion
Topic: Who can reproduce coins?
Replies: 3
Views: 1417

the only one I can think of is Dave the moneyer:

http://www.grunal.com/

He does custom coin making too.

greenthings Wim-Jaap
by Wim-Jaap
Tue Jul 29, 2008 10:32 am
Forum: Traders Discussion
Topic: Chip and Pin / card machines usage dropping ?
Replies: 5
Views: 1013

This is used in the netherlands: http://www.irobotstore.nl/images/irobotstore/pinnen.jpg when ya see this, you know you can use your bankcard to pay. And this one for chip: http://naomivanpelt.files.wordpress.com/2007/10/chipknip.gif greenthings Wim-Jaap
by Wim-Jaap
Tue Jul 01, 2008 8:30 pm
Forum: Pictures
Topic: Plancenoit/Waterloo 2008
Replies: 21
Views: 2812

not a scotsman amongst them - dutch, germans, belgians etc etc. What we reffer to up home as "Jockny's" :) They were just going to have a good old fashioned Jockney knee's up. I must say though, I do think the Dutch 92nd (is that right?) are particularly fantoosh, and some of my favourite...
by Wim-Jaap
Fri Jun 27, 2008 11:41 am
Forum: Pictures
Topic: Plancenoit/Waterloo 2008
Replies: 21
Views: 2812

Nice pics!!!

it's a shame that the drummer of the macdonalds is wearing sunglasses in every picture.

greenthings Wim-Jaap
by Wim-Jaap
Thu Jun 12, 2008 6:05 am
Forum: Music and Instruments
Topic: what do you listen to?
Replies: 22
Views: 4869

I listen to a lot of kinds.

Folk, rock, metal, ballad, clasical, paganfolk, vikingmetal, gothrock, etc.

@ Annis: I got a very pretty version of the well, done by Omnia a dutch paganfolk band.

http://youtube.com/watch?v=MsfIFhzYlPk

Greenthings Wim-Jaap
by Wim-Jaap
Tue May 20, 2008 8:30 am
Forum: 1715-1810
Topic: Big Bang for the Highlands
Replies: 13
Views: 4453

indeed in 1715 there was some going on.

http://www.electricscotland.com/history ... ist56.html

greenthings Wim-Jaap
by Wim-Jaap
Sun May 11, 2008 1:20 pm
Forum: 1603-1715
Topic: Shoes?
Replies: 39
Views: 8597

by Wim-Jaap
Thu May 01, 2008 8:07 pm
Forum: 1100-1500
Topic: How do you indicate you are ill with an infectious disease?
Replies: 22
Views: 2810

the clappers and ring a bell, rings a bell to me! :P

greenthings Wim-Jaap
by Wim-Jaap
Thu Apr 24, 2008 6:37 pm
Forum: 1715-1810
Topic: Furniture
Replies: 5
Views: 2374

got me a copy of:

British Campaign Furniture: Elegance Under Canvas, 1740-1914 through the libraries..

Not so much begin 18th century stuff in there... much more 19th and later.

Thanks though for all the tips!

greenthings Wim-jaap
by Wim-Jaap
Thu Apr 24, 2008 12:31 pm
Forum: 1100-1500
Topic: Nails
Replies: 23
Views: 3035

look at the end of childrens fingers??

Nah sorry too easy...

I bought nails from a german trader, but can't think of his name.

Sorry I can't be of more help.

greenthings Wim-Jaap
by Wim-Jaap
Mon Apr 21, 2008 7:18 am
Forum: 1715-1810
Topic: Furniture
Replies: 5
Views: 2374

Thanks!

Hogarth I got... real nice.. but hard to see details.

Will check out British campaign furniture..

Greenthings Wim-Jaap
by Wim-Jaap
Mon Apr 07, 2008 6:49 pm
Forum: Creative Works
Topic: A recent project
Replies: 24
Views: 5312

NICE!

very pretty!

Greenthings Wim-Jaap
by Wim-Jaap
Thu Apr 03, 2008 7:45 am
Forum: 1715-1810
Topic: Furniture
Replies: 5
Views: 2374

Furniture

Does anyone have any good pics/drawings/etches/ etc. of 18th century furniture (mainly chairs) in villages, Inns, and encampments?

Greenthings Wim-Jaap
by Wim-Jaap
Mon Mar 24, 2008 9:14 pm
Forum: Pictures
Topic: What I Got Up To Easter Weekend
Replies: 14
Views: 2959

looks pretty!

Greenthings Wim-Jaap
by Wim-Jaap
Mon Mar 03, 2008 7:14 am
Forum: 1485-1603
Topic: How to carry a claymore?
Replies: 20
Views: 14664

I don't know for sure, cause I haven't checked for reference after I was told the following: the blade was rolled into a skin and strapped on the back for traveling. for battle it was held bij the handle sometimes trailing along until ya got close to the enemy and then it was raised. as I said, it w...
by Wim-Jaap
Mon Feb 25, 2008 10:13 am
Forum: 1715-1810
Topic: Eh? Is this likely...
Replies: 21
Views: 3885

indeed it is a reed leggett...

different model than this one:

http://www.rhc.rdg.ac.uk/webview?WebVie ... aption.glu

the one you showed is for rounded corners.

greenthings Wim-Jaap
by Wim-Jaap
Fri Feb 08, 2008 5:56 pm
Forum: Pictures
Topic: Thus far..
Replies: 31
Views: 3250

lidimy wrote:About 3 on that picture, it makes me looks fat and I'm not wearing any makeup.... and my hair is behind my shoulders too.


????

Fat? where?

Why does one HAVE to wear makeup to look fine?

What's wrong with yer hair??

Ya lost me!

You look fine!

Greenthings Wim-Jaap
by Wim-Jaap
Thu Jan 31, 2008 8:18 pm
Forum: Pictures
Topic: Stonewall Jackson
Replies: 13
Views: 2937

Malvoisin wrote:Hey come on guys, go easy on him.
He'll set his army on you... the one behind him... can you see it?.. well can you??


the one behind the hay bales? next to the castle right?

greenthings Wim-Jaap
by Wim-Jaap
Sat Jan 19, 2008 3:25 pm
Forum: Music and Instruments
Topic: Mediaeval Baebes
Replies: 14
Views: 3431

well everyone is entitled to their own opinion right?

I thought they were not as good as the cd's I have and listen to regularly.

They didn't even get close, but the cd's are still nice.

Won't buy a ticket for a concert no more though!

Greenthings Wim-Jaap
by Wim-Jaap
Sat Jan 19, 2008 11:33 am
Forum: Music and Instruments
Topic: Mediaeval Baebes
Replies: 14
Views: 3431

I never said someone has to be super thin to be a babe. I don't even like the anorexic looking models etc. I do think that your press pictures and the real thing has to be close matching. and of course someone can gain a bit. But when you look pregnant and you aren't and as lidy says, your dress isn...
by Wim-Jaap
Fri Jan 18, 2008 12:44 pm
Forum: Music and Instruments
Topic: Mediaeval Baebes
Replies: 14
Views: 3431

I don't call myself a "Babe", because I ain't... anyone can use photoshop for presspictures, but you have to know where to stop! If I would call pavarotti slim, I would be lying, if he had said it himself, He had a strange mirror. Same goes for the medawful broads. If I go to a concert, I ...

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