Small tent!

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Small tent!

Postby AngelaD » Sun Jun 03, 2012 3:03 pm

Hi, would be grateful for any opinions on the following:

I'm looking to buy a very small tent, just for my and two small kids so we can still go to events if OH is working. Has to be light enough so I can shove it on the roof of the car, and also so I can put it up by myself if needed. I've found this type of tent which would be ideal but I'm not sure how authentic this is: ... pe_5_0.jpg

Would this do? Our groups target era is 1360 or thereabouts. What do you reckon?

Thank you

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Re: Small tent!

Postby Michal » Wed Jun 06, 2012 12:20 am

it looks like they are around for quite a long period.
Chanson de Roland
1240 - 1250
British Library Ms Landsdowne 782 f.34v.

Roman de Toute Chevalerie
1308 - 1312
Bibliothèque Nationale

Jansen Enikel, Jans
Universitätsbibliothek Heidelberg

Hope it will help.

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Re: Small tent!

Postby gregory23b » Sat Jun 09, 2012 3:13 pm

They have some lovely stuff, the tents are niiice.

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Re: Small tent!

Postby abaddon1974 » Sat Jun 09, 2012 5:56 pm

Has anyone ordered from them?
We have some new people in our group looking for a tent and they look good value.


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Re: Small tent!

Postby AngelaD » Fri Jun 15, 2012 10:39 pm

Yes tents look very good value. I don't know of anyone who has ordered tents from them, but have heard people who have ordered other stuff and all was ok?

Thanks for the pictures :thumbup:

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Re: Small tent!

Postby Clarenceboy » Mon Jun 18, 2012 3:36 pm

One of our members (Clarence Household) ordered one last year and very nice it is too. Would happily endorse them

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